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Medicinal Chemistry Lab offers students insight into testing and developing new drugs

The Department of Chemistry, in the College of Science, has recently added a new major for students who are interested in pursuing careers in pharmaceutical research, healthcare or other related…

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3D Printed Latex

An interdisciplinary team of chemists and mechanical engineers affiliated with the Macromolecules Innovation Institute have discovered a novel process to 3D print latex rubber, unlocking the ability…

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Students benefit, near end of winter session

Virginia Tech students, in the last week of the 2019 winter session, share the benefits of the intense and condensed three week course.

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A Ph.D. in humility

If you ask Kurt Mittmann, a chemical engineering major, to describe Professor Preston Durrill, one word will come up time and time again — "humble." Durrill has served as an…

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HokieTalks: Do Plants Hold the Key to Our Energy Future?

Amanda Morris, a Chemistry faculty member in the College of Science, describes solutions to more economically generate and store solar energy.

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