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US medical school Johns Hopkins bars foreign scientists over intellectual property risk

By Alice Shen From South China Morning Post No more visiting scientists until government agency ‘can safely allow foreign nationals to be involved with government-sponsored research’, email said The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine has halted a visiting scientist…

How one scientist is using technology to try and hack his genes to transform his body

By Antonio Regalado, MIT Technology Review From Business Insider In a dream Brian Hanley told me about, he’s riding a bus when he meets a man in dark leather clothing. Next thing he knows, he is splayed across a tilted…

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Ebola vaccine will do little for current crisis

From Daily Beast The National Institute of Health announced today that human trials of the Ebola vaccine will begin next week. But it won’t be ready in time for the West Africa’s crisis. The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious…