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Molecule of the Week

Abacavir is an antiretroviral drug. When a virus tries to manufacture DNA from viral RNA, it incorporates abacavir instead of a natural guanosine, which stops the virus from reproducing. See more Molecules of the Week at the link.

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The Center for Science and Mathematics on August 23rd, 2013

Center for Science and Mathematics

Every Cal Poly student will take a class in the new Center for Science and Mathematics. Leading-edge instructional and research facilities will allow the college to continue its innovative educational approach.

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A Compound in the Spice Turmeric is Antimicrobial

Curcumin complex may lead to microbe-resistant cooking tools.  Find out more here.





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