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Molecules runs special issues to create collections of papers on specific topics. The aim is to build a community of authors and readers to discuss the latest research and develop new ideas and research directions. Special Issues are led by Guest Editors who are experts in the subject and oversee the editorial process for papers. Papers published in a Special Issue will be collected together on a dedicated page of the journal website. For any inquiries related to a Special Issue, please contact the Editorial Office.

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Exclusive Review Papers in Green Chemistry submission deadline 15 Aug 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 2371
Keywords: green catalysts; green extraction and processing; bio-based solvents; bioconversion of biomass; biomaterials; green analytical chemistry
(This special issue belongs to the Section Green Chemistry)
Green Synthesis and Application of Gold and Silver Nanoparticles
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submission deadline 15 Aug 2022 | 6 articles | Viewed by 12590
Keywords: Silver nanoparticles; Gold nanoparticles; Green synthesis; Mechanism; Biomedical applications
(This special issue belongs to the Section Applied Chemistry)
Theoretical Design of the Structure and Reactivity of Silicon Compounds
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submission deadline 15 Aug 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 679
Keywords: silicon compounds; heavier group 14 analogues of carbon compounds; novel structure; novel reaction; theoretical molecular design; quantum chemical calculations; ab initio molecular orbital
(This special issue belongs to the Section Computational and Theoretical Chemistry)
Computational Approaches to Macromolecular Structure and Dynamics
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submission deadline 15 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 137
Keywords: computational approaches for discovery of molecular mechanisms; structure– function of macromolecular systems; methods and conditions matching in vitro and in cellulo experiments; new methods for trajectory analysis; macromolecular system interactions; effects of ligands and mutations; posttranslational modifications affecting function; biomimetic design; structure prediction; structure refinement; protein– membrane interactions; membrane structure and function; multiscale approaches; assembly and dynamics of giant macromolecular systems
(This special issue belongs to the Section Computational and Theoretical Chemistry)
New Mass Spectrometry-Based Approaches to Illuminate Glycosylation
edited by Monita Muralidharan, Mayank Saraswat and
submission deadline 15 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 458
Keywords: glycoproteomics; glycomics; LC-MS/MS; biomarker discovery; glycans in diseases (Alzheimer‘ s; neurodegeneration; cancer; immunology; tumor evasion; inflammation; liquid biopsy; glycoproteomics in health and disease; N- and O-glycans; lectin-affinity chromatography; glycoprotein enrichment; computational methods; data analysis/visualization
(This special issue belongs to the Section Chemical Biology)
Data and Low-Data Tools for Artificial Intelligence in Medicinal Chemistry
edited by Angelica Mazzolari and Francesca Grisoni
submission deadline 15 Aug 2022 | 6 articles | Viewed by 5466
Keywords: artificial intelligence; machine learning; medicinal chemistry; small dataset; high-quality dataset; data curation; drug repurposing; virtual screening; ADMET
(This special issue belongs to the Section Medicinal Chemistry)
Analytical Methods in the Field of Foods Analysis
edited by Serkan Selli
submission deadline 15 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 56
Keywords: analytical methods; sensors; mass spectrometry; chromatography; green methods; extraction; sample preparation
(This special issue belongs to the Section Analytical Chemistry)
Advances in Smart Polymers and Polymeric Nanocomposites
edited by and Valentina Sessini
submission deadline 15 Aug 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 10415
Keywords: smart materials; stimuli-responsive materials; shape memory properties; shape memory nanocomposites; multi-responsive polymers; multifunctional polymers; piezoelectric polymers and composites; self-healing polymers and composites
(This special issue belongs to the Section Materials Chemistry)
Advances in Organic–Inorganic Hybrid Materials
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submission deadline 15 Aug 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 482
Keywords: organic compounds; metal ions; electrochemistry; inorganic compounds; catalyst; bioactivity; hybrid materials
(This special issue belongs to the Section Materials Chemistry)
Natural Molecules Controlling Lipid Metabolism submission deadline 15 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 147
Keywords: lipids; metabolism; natural molecules; nutrients; energy homeostasis; diabetes; obesity; cancer
(This special issue belongs to the Section Natural Products Chemistry)
Emerging Applications of Metal-Organic Frameworks and Related Porous Materials
edited by Emilio Pardo and Jesús Ferrando Soria
submission deadline 15 Aug 2022 | 9 articles | Viewed by 9726
Keywords: metal– organic frameworks; porous materials; technological applications; host– guest chemistry
(This special issue belongs to the Section Applied Chemistry)
Fragment-to-Lead Optimization in Drug Discovery submission deadline 15 Aug 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 2071
Keywords: fragment-to-lead optimization; fragment-based lead discovery; chemical space; biophysics; biochemistry; computational chemistry; molecular modelling; virtual screening; chemical library design; machine learning; de novo design; fragments; covalent fragments; drug design; structure-based drug design; X-ray crystallography; screening assays; optimization
(This special issue belongs to the Section Medicinal Chemistry)
Byproducts from the Food Industry
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submission deadline 20 Aug 2022 | 6 articles | Viewed by 6640
Keywords: Food industry byproducts; Bioactive components; Safety issues (toxic components; microbial safety); Biodegradable packaging; Food products; Biofuels; Extraction; Modification; Chemical properties
(This special issue belongs to the Section Food Chemistry)
Preparation, Characterization and Applications of Polymer Composites submission deadline 20 Aug 2022 | 10 articles | Viewed by 10769
Keywords: Polymer nano-; micro- and macro-composites; Bio-based composites; Interfaces in polymer composites; Characterization of polymer composites; Modelling of polymer composite systems; Mechanical behavior; Thermal behavior; Durability; Fire behavior; Advanced applications of polymer composites
(This special issue belongs to the Section Materials Chemistry)
Recent Trends on Enzymes Inhibitors and Activators in Drug Research 3.0
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submission deadline 20 Aug 2022 | 8 articles | Viewed by 4804
Keywords: Enzymes; PTP1B; COX/LOX; HIV; COVID-19; Drug design
(This special issue belongs to the Section Medicinal Chemistry)
Polyphenols Availability and Their Activity
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submission deadline 30 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 119
Keywords: polyphenols; methods; free radical scavenging; antioxidant activity; NMR-MS; in situ; docking; molecular modeling
(This special issue belongs to the Section Natural Products Chemistry)
Neuroprotective Agents from Natural Products and Their Related Molecular Mechanisms
edited by , Yunhui Chen, Yongmei Xie and
submission deadline 30 Aug 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 753
Keywords: natural product; neuroprotective agents; neuron injury; recent advances; potential molecular mechanisms
(This special issue belongs to the Section Natural Products Chemistry)
Frontier in Lithium-Ion Battery
edited by Haiyong He
submission deadline 30 Aug 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1130
(This special issue belongs to the Section Applied Chemistry)
New Insights in Antimicrobial Nanomaterials
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submission deadline 30 Aug 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 521
Keywords: antimicrobial nanomaterials; antimicrobial nanoparticles; antimicrobial nanoclusters; microbe-nanomaterial interactions; mechanisms; bacteria; viruses
(This special issue belongs to the Section Materials Chemistry)
Fruits and Vegetables as Prospective Reserves of Bioactive Compounds submission deadline 30 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 96
Keywords: fruits; vegetables; fruit products; vegetable products; fruit processing by-products; vegetable processing by-products; phytochemicals; secondary metabolites; dietary fibre; bioactivities; health promoting properties; health claims; functional foods; nutraceuticals; synergistic effects
(This special issue belongs to the Section Natural Products Chemistry)
New Winds in Chemometrics: Theory and Application
edited by and Gaetano Ragno
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 5 articles | Viewed by 4990
Keywords: chemometrics; image elaborations; artificial intelligence; chemometric software; product characterization; data analysis
(This special issue belongs to the Section Molecular Structure)
Interactions between Metal Complexes and Biomolecules
edited by and Chang Lei
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 2023
Keywords: metal complexes; biomolecules; interaction; organometallic complexes; hybrid structures; self-assembly
(This special issue belongs to the Section Bioorganic Chemistry)
Biological Activity of Essential Oils
edited by Adebola Omowunmi Oyedeji
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 156
Keywords: essential oil extraction and chemical analysis; biological potential of essential oils; aromatherapy; chemotypes (with/without biological potential variation); biofertilizers; post-harvest preservatives
(This special issue belongs to the Section Natural Products Chemistry)
Natural Polymers and Biopolymers III
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submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 7 articles | Viewed by 7088
Keywords: Biopolymers; Bio-based polymers; Biomass; Biodegradation; Chemical functionalization; Crosslinking; Mechanical properties; Natural polymers; Recycling; Renewable resources; Structure characterization; Thermosets; Thermal properties; Toxicity and Environmental assessment
(This special issue belongs to the Section Macromolecular Chemistry)
State-of-the-Art Ultra-Low Field Techniques and Magnetic Nanoprobe for the Application on Biochemistry
edited by and Jianfeng Zeng
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 749
Keywords: magnetic nanoprobe  ; ultra-low magnetic field  ; biosensor  ; imaging  ; biochemistry
(This special issue belongs to the Section Bioorganic Chemistry)
Maillard Reaction: Formation of Flavour Compounds submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 5 articles | Viewed by 8802
Keywords: Maillard reaction; nonenzymatic browning; Maillard-type volatiles; AEDA; GCO; flavour enhancement; aroma precursors; analytical tools; methodological advances; aroma inhibition; sugar fragments
(This special issue belongs to the Section Flavours and Fragrances)
Biomedical Hydrogels: Synthesis, Design and Applications submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 2255
Keywords: Hydrogels; Drug delivery; Cell encapsulation; Tissue engineering; Biomedical applications
(This special issue belongs to the Section Applied Chemistry)
Enzymes, Pathways and Intermediates of Bacterial Metabolism
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submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 498
Keywords: bacterial enzymes; metabolic pathways; secondary metabolism; microbial biodegradation; functional genomics; bacterial enzyme mechanism
(This special issue belongs to the Section Chemical Biology)
Functional Carbon Quantum Dots: Synthesis and Applications
edited by and
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 944
Keywords: carbon quantum dots; graphene quantum dots; optical property regulation; photocatalytic; structure– property relations; sensors; LEDs
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nanochemistry)
Recent Advances in Plant-Based Proteins
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submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1017
Keywords: plant protein particles; plant protein-based emulsion; plant protein hydrogels; plant protein digestion; plant protein– nutrition interaction; plant protein complex
(This special issue belongs to the Section Food Chemistry)
Synthesis, Quantification and NMR Characterization of Bioactive Compounds
edited by Pierangela Ciuffreda and Diego Colombo
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 9 articles | Viewed by 9828
Keywords: bioactive compounds; Bioactive properties; NMR; chemical composition and quantity
(This special issue belongs to the Section Analytical Chemistry)
Advanced Crystalline Porous Material and Engineering for Separation and Catalysis Application
edited by and
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 769
Keywords: crystal; porous material; MOFs; COFs; HOFs; cages; separation; catalysis
(This special issue belongs to the Section Inorganic Chemistry)
Recent Advancements in the Research of Aerosol Science & Technology submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 557
Keywords: physical; chemical; and biological properties; detection and characterization; bioaerosols; aerosol and health; atmospheric interactions; instrumentation and experimental skills; spectroscopies in aerosols; molecular compositions; single aerosol particles
(This special issue belongs to the Section Physical Chemistry)
Chemistry of Corrosion Inhibitors submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1417
Keywords: metal/alloy corrosion; corrosion prevention; electrochemical techniques; computational studies; surface morphology; inhibitor/metal adsorption study
(This special issue belongs to the Section Electrochemistry)
Molecular Modeling: Insights into the Enzymatic Reactions and Photochemical Processes in Biomacromolecules
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submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 640
Keywords: molecular modeling; QM/MM; molecular dynamics; DFT; enzymatic reactions; photoreceptor proteins; fluorescent proteins; substrate specificity; enzyme-inhibitor complexes
(This special issue belongs to the Section Photochemistry)
Novel Design and Synthesis of Anticancer Agents
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submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 3175
Keywords: synthesis; anti-proliferative activity; anticancer activity; cancer cell lines; mechanism of anticancer action; drug discovery; drug design
(This special issue belongs to the Section Medicinal Chemistry)
Electroanalytical Methods for Wearable and Point-of-Care Devices submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 1101
Keywords: Electroanalysis; Wearable Sensors; Flexible/Stretchable Devices; Human-machine interface; Lab-on-a-chip; Point-of-Care sensors; Internet-of-Things (IoT)-Enabled Electroanalytical Devices
(This special issue belongs to the Section Electrochemistry)
Design, Synthesis and Structure-Activity Relationship of Small-Molecule Inhibitors
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submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 1263
Keywords: small molecule inhibitors; drug design; structure– activity relationship (SAR); selective inhibitors; multiple target inhibitors
(This special issue belongs to the Section Medicinal Chemistry)
Electrochemistry and Organometallic Catalysis: Themed Issue in Honor of the Great Contribution of Prof. Dr. Christian Amatore and Prof. Dr. Anny Jutand
edited by Haichao Xu, Mekki Bayachou and
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 1656
Keywords: molecular electrochemistry; electrosynthesis; electrocatalysis; electroanalytic chemistry; organometallic and inorganic catalysis; transition metal catalysis; ultramicro- and Nanoelectrodes; physical electrochemistry; bioelectrochemistry; organometallic electrochemistry; electron transfer; electrochemiluminescence
(This special issue belongs to the Section Electrochemistry)
Novel Sources of Food Molecules with Pro-healthy Potential submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1513
Keywords: health quality parameters; multifunctional properties; novel food; future food; functional food; gene expressions; function of genes; biomolecules and cells and their effects on the state of the organism; molecular biology
(This special issue belongs to the Section Food Chemistry)
Recent Advances on Fluorogenic Probes Emitting in the Visible, Near-Infrared Window and Beyond: Synthesis and High-Tech Applications
edited by and Elisabete Oliveira
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 163
Keywords: biosensors; chemosensors; dye chemistry; fluorescent probes; theranostics
(This special issue belongs to the Section Organic Chemistry)
The Addition-Reactions of Unsaturated Carbon-Carbon Bonds in Catalysis submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 324
Keywords: addition reactions; catalysis; regioselectivity; stereoselectivity; electrophilic addition; nucleophilic addition; radical addition; alkenes; alkynes; dienes; allenes; hydroamination; hydrothiolation; hydrophosphorylation
(This special issue belongs to the Section Organic Chemistry)
The Role of Green Technologies for the Extraction of Bioactive Compounds from Food By-Products
edited by Maša Knez Marevci
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 377
Keywords: separation processes; green technologies; bioactive compounds; antimicrobial; antitumor; antioxidant; antimutagenic
(This special issue belongs to the Section Applied Chemistry)
The Chemical Properties of Silk Raw Materials
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submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 1897
Keywords: silk raw materials; chemistry of silk raw materials; physical chemistry of silk feedstock; rheology of native silk feedstock; silk composition from different animals; structure– property relations of silks; chemical and physical characterisation; silk gelation and fibre formation
(This special issue belongs to the Section Macromolecular Chemistry)
Research on Polyphenolic Compounds from Fruits and Vegetables: Extraction, Chromatographic Analysis, and Biological Properties
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submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 4280
Keywords: polyphenols; separation techniques; HPLC; LC-MS; antioxidant activity; biological activity
(This special issue belongs to the Section Natural Products Chemistry)
Advanced Analytical Tools for Characterization and Quality Control of Food, Drugs, and Natural Active Ingredients submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 1347
Keywords: authentication; classification; pharmaceutical drugs; food; quality control; natural products; geographical origin; chemometrics
(This special issue belongs to the Section Analytical Chemistry)
Recent Development of Fullerenes and Their Applications
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submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 91
Keywords: fullerene derivative; solar cells; fullerene reaction; fullerene polymers; fullerene-based medicine
(This special issue belongs to the Section Materials Chemistry)
Application of Green Catalysts in Industrial and Environmental Processes
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submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 3761
Keywords: Green processes; ; Process intensification; ; Industrial catalysis; ; Environmental catalysis; ; Metallic-based catalysts; ; Nanoparticles and microparticles; ; Heterogeneous fenton; ; Catalyzed methanation.
(This special issue belongs to the Section Materials Chemistry)
Application of Computer Simulation in Materials Science of Molecules
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submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 608
Keywords: computer simulations; nanomaterials; biomaterials; composites; catalysts; surfaces; interfaces
(This special issue belongs to the Section Computational and Theoretical Chemistry)
Molecular Docking in Drug Design II
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submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 211
Keywords: drug discovery  ; drug design  ; lead optimization  ; molecular modelling  ; structure-based drug design  ; ligand-based drug design  ; computer-aided drug design  ; protein– protein interactions  ; small molecule drugs  ; protein– drug conjugates (ADCs/PDCs)  ; fragment-based drug discovery  ; structure– activity relationships  ; ADMET; virtual screening (VS)
(This special issue belongs to the Section Computational and Theoretical Chemistry)
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