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Submissions from 2014

Membrane Inlet Mass Spectrometry Reveals that Ceriporiopsis Subvermispora Bicupin Oxalate Oxidase is Inhibited by Nitric Oxide, Ellen Moomaw, Richard Uberto, and Chingkuang Tu

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A dibenz[a,c]phenazine-Supported N-heterocyclic Carbene and Its Rhodium and Iridium Complexes, Daniela Tapu, Zachary McCarty, Lauren Hutchinson, Christopher Ghattas, Mahatab Chowdhury, John C. Salerno, and Donald VanDerveer

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A Stable Janus bis(maloNHC) and Its Zwitterionic Coinage Metal Complexes, Daniela Tapu, Zachary McCarty, and Colin McMillen

Submissions from 2013

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Facile Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Stabilized by Cationic Polynorbornenes and Their Catalytic Activity in 4-Nitrophenol Reduction, Bharat Baruah, Gregory J. Gabriel, Michelle J. Akbashev, and Matthew E. Booher

Submissions from 2011

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Antidiabetic Vanadium Compound and Membrane Interfaces: Interface-facilitated Metal Complex Hydrolysis, Debbie Crans, Samantha Schoeberl, Ernestas Gaidamauskas, Bharat Baruah, and Deborah Roess

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Retention and Reform: An Evaluation of Peer-Led Team Learning, Scott E. Lewis

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Establishing Open-Ended Assessments: Investigating the Validity of Creative Exercises, Scott E. Lewis, Janet L. Shaw, and Kathryn A. Freeman

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Rate, Affinity and Calcium Dependence of Nitric Oxide Synthase Isoform Binding to the Primary Physiological Regulator Calmodulin, Jonathan L. McMurry, Carol A. Chrestensen, Israel M. Scott, Elijah W. Lee, Aaron M. Rahn, Allan M. Johansen, Brian J. Forsberg, Kyle D. Harris, and John C. Salerno

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Characterization of Ceriporiopsis subvermispora Bicupin Oxalate Oxidase Expressed in Pichia pastoris, Patricia Moussatche, Alexander Angerhofer, Witcha Imaram, Eric Hoffer, Kelsey Uberto, Christopher Brooks, Crystal Bruce, Daniel Sledge, Nigel G. J. Richards, and Ellen W. Moomaw

Characterization of Ceriporiopsis Subvermispora Bicupin Oxalate Oxidase Expressed in Pichia Pastoris, Patricia Moussatche, Eric Hoffer, Ellen W. Moomaw, and Et al.

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Chemistry Teachers' Emerging Expertise in Inquiry Teaching: The Effect of a Professional Development Model on Beliefs and Practice, Gregory T. Rushton, Christine Lotter, and Jonathan Singer

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Gel Formulation Containing Mixed Surfactant and Lipids Associating with Carboplatin, Kellie A. Woll, Eli J. Schuchardt, Claire R. Willis, Christopher D. Ortengren, Noah Hendricks, Mitch Johnson, Ernestas Gaidamauskas, Bharat Baruah, Audra G. Sostarecz, Deanna R. Worley, David W. Osborne, and Debbie C. Crans

Submissions from 2010

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Gunshot Residue Analysis in the Undergraduate Laboratory Using Toy Cap Guns, Christopher Dockery, Julie Turner, Matthew A. Rosenberg, Kimberly Kammerdiener, and Susan W. Mungai

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Structure Dependence in the Solvolysis Kinetics of Amino Acid Esters, John Haseltine and Jason W. Runyon

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Ab Initio Studies of Structural and Vibrational Properties of Protonated Water Cluster H7O3+ and Its Deuterium Isotopologues: An Application of Driven Molecular Dynamics, Martina Kaledin and Christopher A. Wood

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Undergraduate Analytical Chemistry: Method Development and Results of the Analysis of Bismuth in Pharmaceuticals, Marina Koether, Brent Ferguson, and Rebekah Kimbrough

Charge Neutralization Study of Mixtures of Al13 with Alum, Marina Koether, Dayne Fraser, Amanda Owens, and Richard Murphy

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Creative Exercises in General Chemistry: A Student-Centered Assessment, Scott E. Lewis, Janet L. Shaw, and Kathryn A. Freeman

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Kinetic Characterization of Salmonella FliK-FlhB Interactions Demonstrates Complexity of the Type III Secretion Substrate-Specificity Switch, Daniel P. Morris, Eric D. Roush, J. Will Thompson, M. Arthur Moseley, James W. Murphy, and Jonathan L. McMurry

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Discerning Some Tylenol Brands Using Attenuated Total Reflection Fourier Transform Infrared Data and Multivariate Analysis Techniques, Huggins Msimanga and Robert J. Ollis

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Development of A Real Time Optical Biosensor Assay for Amoxicillin and Other β-Lactams in Water Samples, Israel M. Scott, Lewis J. Kraft, Jonathan D. Parker, Kathryn Daniel, Sarah Kustick, Diana Kennen, and Jonathan L. McMurry

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[Diphenyldi(pyrazol-1-yl)methane]dinitratocobalt(II), Janet L. Shaw and Bruce C. Noll

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The Preparation, Characterization, X-ray Structural Analysis, and Thermogravimetric Analysis of Tetrakis[1,3-Dimethyl-2(3H)-Imidazolethione]Zinc(II) Nitrate and Tetrafluoroborate, Daniel J. Williams, Kimberly Arrowood, Lindsey M. Bloodworth, Angela L. Carmack, Daniel Gulla, Michael W. Gray, Igal Maasen, Fareeha Rizvi, Sarah L. Rosenbaum, Kevin P. Gwaltney, and Donald VanDerveer

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Further Studies into the Feasibility of Using Aqueous Alum Solutions in the Destruction of VX, Daniel J. Williams, William R. Creasy, Roderick A. Fry, Vicky L. H. Bevilacqua, and H. Dupont Durst

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Optical Biosensing, Jo Leanna Wilson, Israel M. Scott, and Jonathan L. McMurry

Submissions from 2009

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Detection of Psilocybin Mushroom Analogs in Chocolate: Incorporating Current Events into the Undergraduate Teaching Laboratory, Brandon Huskins and Christopher Dockery

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Calculation of the Vibrational Spectra of H5O2+ and Its Deuterium-Substituted Isotopologues by Molecular Dynamics Simulations, Martina Kaledin, Alexey L. Kaledin, Joel M. Bowman, Jing Ding, and Kenneth D. Jordan

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Ab Initio Molecular Dynamics Simulations of the Infrared Spectra of H3O2- and D3O2-, Martina Kaledin, John M. Moffitt, Craig R. Clark, and Fareeha Rizvi

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Indirect Gravimetric Determination of Waters of Hydration, Marina C. Koether

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Flagellar Formation in C-Ring-Defective Mutants by Overproduction of FliI, the ATPase Specific for Flagellar Type III Secretion, Manabu Konishi, Masaomi Kanbe, Jonathan L. McMurry, and Shin-Ichi Aizawa

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Attitude Counts: Self-Concept and Success in General Chemistry, Scott E. Lewis, Janet L. Shaw, Judith O. Heitz, and Gail H. Webster

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Induction of Tunica Vaginalis Mesotheliomas in Rats by Xenobiotics, Robert R. Maronpot, Errol Zeiger, Ernest E. McConnell, Holly Kolenda-Roberts, Henry Wall, and Marvin A. Friedman

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The Helicobacter pylori Anti-Sigma Factor FlgM Is Predominantly Cytoplasmic and Cooperates with the Flagellar Basal Body Protein FlhA, Melanie Rust, Sophie Borchert, Eike Niehus, Sarah A. Gripp, Afrodita Bajceta, Jonathan L. McMurry, Sebastian Suerbaum, Kelly T. Hughes, and Christine Josenhans

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The Trans Effect: A Guided-Inquiry Experiment for Upper-Division Inorganic Chemistry, Janet L. Shaw, Christopher R. Dockery, Scott E. Lewis, Lindsay Harris, and Richard Bettis

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Synthesis and Characterization of a Series of Diphenyldipyrazolylmethane Complexes with Zinc(II), Janet L. Shaw, Kevin P. Gwaltney, and Nikky Keer

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N,N,N′,N′-Tetraethyl-P-phenylphosphonous Diamide, Daniela Tapu

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13C NMR Spectroscopy of "Arduengo-type" Carbenes and Their Derivatives, Daniela Tapu, David A. Dixon, and Christopher Rowe

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The First Phenanthrene-Fused Imidazol-2-ylidene and Its Transition-Metal Complexes, Daniela Tapu, Clayton Owens, Donald VanDerveer, and Kevin P. Gwaltney

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Aluminum Sulfate and Sodium Aluminate Buffer Solutions for the Destruction of Phosphorus Based Chemical Warfare Agents, Daniel J. Williams, William R. Creasy, David McGarvy, Roderick A. Fry, Vicky L. H. Bevilacqua, and H. Dupont Durst

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The Preparation, Characterization and X-ray Structural Analysis of Tetrakis[1-Methyl-3-(2-Propyl)-2(3H)-Imidazolethione]Cadmium(II) Hexafluorophosphate, Daniel J. Williams, Daniel Gulla, Kimberly Arrowood, Lindsey M. Bloodworth, Angela L. Carmack, Taylor J. Evers, Mark S. Wilson, Javier J. Concepcion, Carol A. S. Brevett, Benjamin E. Huck, and Donald VanDerveer

Submissions from 2008

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Visualizing the Solute Vaporization Interference in Flame Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy, Christopher Dockery, Michael J. Blew, and Scott R. Goode

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Seeking Effectiveness and Equity in a Large College Chemistry Course: An HLM Investigation of Peer-Led Guided Inquiry, Scott E. Lewis and Jennifer E. Lewis

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Group 13 Chelates in Nerve Gas Agent and Pesticide Dealkylation, Amitabha Mitra, David A. Atwood, Jeffrey Struss, Daniel J. Williams, Bradley J. McKinney, William R. Creasy, David McGarvy, H. Dupont Durst, and Roderick A. Fry

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Determining the Lifetime of Detectable Amounts of Gunshot Residue on the Hands of a Shooter Using Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy, Matthew A. Rosenberg and Christopher Dockery

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Alternative Conceptions of Organic Chemistry Topics among Fourth Year Chemistry Students, Gregory T. Rushton, Rebecca C. Hardy, Kevin P. Gwaltney, and Scott E. Lewis

Submissions from 2007

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Loss of MNK Function Sensitizes Fibroblasts to Serum-withdrawal Induced Apoptosis, Carol A. Chrestensen, Andrew Eschenroeder, William G. Ross, Takeshi Ueda, Rie Watanabe-Fukunaga, Rikiro Fukunaga, and Thomas W. Sturgill

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Lactate Dehydrogenase Kinetics and Inhibition using a Microplate Reader, Jennifer L. Powers, Natalie E. Kiesman, Connie M. Tran, John H. Brown, and Vicky L. H. Bevilacqua

A Survey of Enzymatic Activity in Commercially Available Pool and Spa Products, Karen Rippe, Brian Condon, Kevin Hosterman, Erica Williams, and Michelle Garner

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Molecularly Imprinted Polymers, Ken D. Shimizu and Gregory T. Rushton

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The Effect of Steric Bulk on Coordination Sphere Geometry for BiCl3 Complexes with Bulky Heterocyclic Imidazolethione Ligands, Daniel J. Williams, Jeffrey T. Anderton, Elizabeth A. Armstrong, Margaret H. Bowen, Richard E. Hart, Segmia K. Tata, Dustin R. Smith, Kathleen M. White, and Donald VanDerveer

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The Preparation, Characterization and X-ray Structural Analysis of Tetrakis[1,3-dimethyl-2(3H)-imidazoleselone]cadmium(II) Hexafluorophosphate, Daniel J. Williams, Bradley J. McKinney, Ben Baker, Kevin P. Gwaltney, and Donald VanDerveer

Submissions from 2006

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The Preparation, Characterization and X-Ray Structural Analysis of Tetrakis[1-methyl-3-(2-propyl)-2(3H)-imidazolethione]zinc(II) Tetrafluoroborate and Tetrakis[1-methyl-3-(1-butyl)-2(3H)-imidazolethione]zinc(II) Tetrafluoroborate, Daniel J. Williams, Javier J. Concepcion, Marina Koether, Kimberly Arrowood, Angela L. Carmack, Tiffany G. Hamilton, Stacy M. Luck, Madeleine Ndomo, C. Ryan Teel, and Donald VanDerveer

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Main Group Metal halide Complexes with Sterically Hindered Thioureas Part XVIII: The Synthesis, Characterization, and X-Ray Crystallographic Study of a BiCl3 Complex with 1-methyl-2(3H)-imidazolethione, Daniel J. Williams, Anna M. Hutchings, Natalia E. McConnell, Roland A. Faucher, Benjamin E. Huck, Carol A. S. Brevett, and Donald VanDerveer

Submissions from 2005

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The Structural Characterization of the First Beryllium Amide Possessing Nitrogen-Bridged Be(II) and Sn(IV) Metal Centers: Synthesis and X-Ray Study of [(Me3Sn)2nbe(Cl)•(THF)]2, Jack F. Eichler, Oliver Just, and William S. Rees

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Structure-Activity Relationships for 1-Alkyl-3-(1-naphthoyl)indoles at the Cannabinoid CB1 and CB2 Receptors: Steric and Electronic Effects of Naphthoyl Substituents. New Highly Selective CB2 Receptor Agonists, John W. Huffman, Gulay Zeggin, Ming-Jung Wu, Jianzhong Lu, George Hynd, Kristen Bushell, Alicia L. S. Thompson, Simon Bushell, Cindy Tartal, Dow P. Hurst, Patricia H. Reggio, Dana E. Selley, Michael P. Cassidy, Jenny L. Wiley, and Billy R. Martin

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Carbohydrate Recognition by Porphyrin-Based Molecularly Imprinted Polymers, Jung-Deog Lee, Nathaniel T. Greene, Gregory T. Rushton, Ken D. Shimizu, and Jong-In Hong

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Molecular Dynamics Simulations of the Endocannabinoid N-Arachidonoylethanolamine (Anandamide) in a Phospholipid Bilayer: Probing Structure and Dynamics, Diane L. Lynch and Patricia H. Reggio

Methanol and Water Cluster Ab-Initio Structure Determination, Maxwell Merkle and Leon L. Combs

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A Chemometrics Module for an Undergraduate Instrumental Analysis Chemistry Course, Huggins Z. Msimanga, Phet Elkins, Segmia K. Tata, and Dustin Ryan Smith

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Determination of Acetaminophen in Analgesics by the Standard Addition Method: A Quantitative Analytical Chemistry Laboratory, Huggins Z. Msimanga and Jilliann Wiese

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An SDS-PAGE Examination of Protein Quaternary Structure and Disulfide Bonding for a Biochemistry Laboratory, Jennifer L. Powers, Carla S. Andrews, Carolina C. St. Antonia, and Swapan S. Jian

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Analysis of Phosphoric Acid Content in Popular Carbonated Drinks, Jessie Rodgers and Marina Koether

Submissions from 2004

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Science Education in the Web Era, Leon L. Combs

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Structural Mimicry in Class A G Protein-coupled Receptor Rotamer Toggle Switches, Sean D. McAllister, Dow P. Hurst, Judy Barnett-Norris, Diane L. Lynch, Patricia H. Reggio, and Mary E. Abood

Submissions from 2003

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3-Indolyl-1-naphthylmethanes: New Cannabimimetic Indoles. Provide Evidence for Aromatic Stacking Interactions with the. CB1 Cannabinoid Receptor, John W. Huffman, Ross Mabon, Ming-Jung Wu, Jianzhong Lu, Richard E. Hart, Dow P. Hurst, Patricia H. Reggio, Jenny L. Wiley, and Billy R. Martin

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The Preparation, Characterization, and X-Ray Structural Analysis of Dichlorobis[1-methyl-3-(2-propyl)-2(3H)-imidazolethione]mercury(II), Anna M. Hutchings, Natalia E. McConnell, Roland A. Faucher, Donald VanDerveer, and Daniel J. Williams

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The Name Game: Learning the Connectivity between the Concepts, Marina C. Koether

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An Aromatic Microdomain at the Cannabinoid CB1 Receptor Constitutes an Agonist/Inverse Agonist Binding Region, Denise McAllister, Gulrukh Rizvi, Sharon Anavi-Goffer, Dow P. Hurst, Judy Barnett-Norris, Diane L. Lynch, Patricia H. Reggio, and Mary E. Abood

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Pharmacophores for Ligand Recognition and Activation/Inactivation of the Cannabinoid Receptors, Patricia H. Reggio

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The Preparation and Structural Characterization of 1-methylimidazolium and 1,3-dimethylimidazolium Tetrachlorobismuthate(III), Daniel J. Williams, William T. Pennington, Donald VanDerveer, Jeffrey T. Anderton, and Kathleen M. White

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Teaching Environmental Chemistry with Wetland Microcosms, Daniel J. Williams, Martha C. Williams, Barbara E. Foster, Jane C. Malone, Erin E. Milner, Andrew L. Tartaglia, Angel Turner-Reed, and Marina Koether

Submissions from 2002

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Agonist Alkyl Tail Interaction with Cannabinoid CB1 Receptor V6.43/I6.46 Groove Induces a Helix 6 Active Conformatio, Judy Barnett-Norris, Dow P. Hurst, Kurt Buehner, Juan A. Ballesteros, Frank Guarnieri, and Patricia H. Reggio

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Conformational Memories and the Endocannabinoid Binding Site at the Cannabinoid CB1 Receptor, Judy Barnett-Norris, Dow P. Hurst, Diane L. Lynch, Frank Guarnieri, Alex Makriyannis, and Patricia H. Reggio

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Collaboration between Chemistry and Biology to Introduce Spectroscopy, Electrophoresis, and Molecular Biology as Tools for Biochemistry, Vicky L. H. Bevilacqua, Jennifer L. Powers, Dale L. Vogelien, Ralph J. Rascati, Michelle Hall, Kathleen Diehl, Connie Tran, Swapan S. Jain, and Reem Chabayta

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N-(Piperidin-1-yl)-5-(4-chlorophenyl)-1-(2,4-dichlorophenyl)-4-methyl-1H-pyrazole-3-carboxamide (SR141716A) Interaction with LYS 3.28(192) Is Crucial for Its Inverse Agonism at the Cannabinoid CB1 Receptor, Dow P. Hurst, Diane L. Lynch, Judy Barnett-Norris, Steven M. Hyatt, Herbert H. Seltzman, Miao Zhong, Zhao-Hui Song, Jingjiang Nie, Deborah Lewis, and Patricia H. Reggio

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The Role of Size Exclusion Chromatography-Flame Atomic Absorption Spectrometry in the Treatment Chemistry of Potable Water, Marina C. Koether

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Acid–Base Titration: Analysis of Phosphoric Acid Anodizing Solutions. A Problem-Based Learning Approach, Marina C. Koether and Charles R. Munafo

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Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Education: Environmental Studies, Marina Koether, Donald McGarey, Mark Patterson, and Daniel J. Williams

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A Critical Role for a Tyrosine Residue in the Cannabinoid Receptors for Ligand Recognition, Sean D. McAllister, Qing Tao, Judy Barnett-Norris, Kurt Buehner, Dow P. Hurst, Frank Guarnieri, Patricia H. Reggio, Katharine W. Nowell Harmon, Guy A. Cabral, and Mary E. Abood

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Endocannabinoid Structure–Activity Relationships for Interaction at the Cannabinoid Receptors, Patricia H. Reggio

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Activation of the Cannabinoid CB1 Receptor May Involve a W6.48/F3.36 Rotamer Toggle Switch, Rajnish Singh, Dow P. Hurst, Judy Barnett-Norris, Frank Guarnieri, and Patricia H. Reggio

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First-Year Undergraduate Laboratory Experiments with Zeolites, Daniel J. Williams, Benjamin E. Huck, and Angus P. Wilkinson

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1-Methyl-3-alkyl-2(3H)imidazolethione Complexes of Metal Halides: A Thematic-Ligand Approach to Involve Undergraduates in Research Projects, Daniel J. Williams, Segmia K. Tata, Marina Koether, Vicky L. H. Bevilacqua, Benjamin E. Huck, and Richard E. Hart

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Dichlorobis[1,3-dimethyl-2(3H)-imidazoleselone]zinc(II): A Potential Zinc Selenide Synthon, Daniel J. Williams, Kathleen M. White, Donald VanDerveer, and Angus P. Wilkinson

Submissions from 2001

Mass Spectrometry Forum - High-Vacuum Pumps in Mass Spectrometers, Kenneth L. Busch

Units in Mass Spectrometry, Kenneth L. Busch