The latest issue of Metallomics is now online.
The front cover highlights a paper from Christopher Ziegler of the University of Akron, Ohio, USA. Ziegler and colleagues used NMR spectroscopy and single crystal X-ray diffraction to investigate the reaction of rhenium tricarbonyl cation with hen egg white lysozyme.
Re(CO)3(H2O)3+ binding to lysozyme: structure and reactivity
Sarah L. Binkley, Thomas C. Leeper, Roger S. Rowlett, Richard S. Herrick and Christopher J. Ziegler
Metallomics, 2011, 3, 909-916
The inside front cover features a Critical Review from Susan Berners-Price and Aleksandra Filipovska of the University of Western Australia. They discuss the rationale for the design and use of gold compounds that have specific and selective targets in cells to alleviate the symptoms of a range of human diseases.
Gold compounds as therapeutic agents for human diseases
Susan J. Berners-Price and Aleksandra Filipovska
Metallomics, 2011, 3, 863-873
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