News All the news from June 2005 Opinion This month Zosimus takes another swipe at scientific publishing by asking the question "Does Peer Review Work?" Market trends & analysis Regular contributor Glenn Cudiamat examines the market for thin-layer chromatography. Country focus Scandinavia is the centre of attention for June. Biotech developments, society news and company acquisitions are all on the agenda. Q&A Michael McBrien, from ACD/Labs answers our questions on computer-assisted method-development technologies and how they can make life easier for the research scientist.