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Patents Expire for Big Name Drugs

By | July 25, 2011

As seven of the world’s top selling drugs expire over the next year, prescription prices are set to drop while generics fill in.

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Regulating the Humanized

By | July 25, 2011

A UK panel puts forth guidelines for research that use experimental animals harboring human cells and tissues.

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Do Heat Waves Spur Violence?

By | July 25, 2011

Are the triple digit temperatures provoking people to do their worst?

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US Visa Rules Hinder Science?

By | July 25, 2011

Indian researchers argue that applying for new visas every year is an insult to international scientists.

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Report Faults BBC Science Coverage

By | July 22, 2011

Journalists should focus more on accurately representing the science of climate change and vaccinations and less on impartiality, a new review finds.

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Hope Prevents Stroke?

By | July 22, 2011

New data suggest that optimism may lower the risk of stroke.

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GM Grass Unregulated

By | July 22, 2011

New technology evades the USDA’s authority to control genetically-modified plants.

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NYC Lures Universities to Build Science Facility

By | July 21, 2011

The city will provide cheap real estate and up to $100 million for a science and engineering campus.

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Tobacco Plants Make HIV Antibody

By | July 21, 2011

For the first time, a plant-produced antibody gets the green light for clinical trials in the United Kingdom.

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Cancer is Greater Threat to the Tall

By | July 21, 2011

Research suggests that tall women have a greater risk of developing a wide range of cancers.

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