17 March 2000
Vol 287, Issue 5460

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COVER Recent scientific advances in fields ranging from genomics to combinatorial chemistry are poised to revolutionize drug discovery, with added benefits for health care. A special section starting on page 1951 looks at how these chemical and biological advances are leading to new approaches to drug discovery. Aspects of the social and economic context of drug discovery are also discussed. [Photo illustration: Ann Elliott Cutting]