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Links 12/8/16

Links for you. Science: Five Lessons From Today’s Pharma Failures Ravenous Bacteria Eats Poop and Produces Power This new study may explain why peer review in science often fails On The Front Lines Of The Overdose Epidemic In Baltimore Solving … Continue reading

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Links 12/7/16

Links for you. Science: The House Science Committee’s tweets are an embarrassment to science Will 10 Million People Die a Year due to Antimicrobial Resistance by 2050? (nope) ECDC: Occurrence of carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli in Europe The … Continue reading

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Links 12/6/16

Links for you.Science: Is the Long Hard Road to Academia Worth It? A Third of People Given Antibiotics Don’t Need Them Immigrant and minority scientists shaken by Trump win Great Barrier Reef Hit by Worst Coral Die-Off on Record, Scientists … Continue reading

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Links 12/05/16

Links for you. Science: Source of Elizabethkingia Outbreak Eludes Investigators What data patterns can lie behind a correlation coefficient? African elephants are being born without tusks due to poaching, researchers say A Long-Gone Parasite Returns to Florida, Leaving a Trail … Continue reading

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Links 12/4/16

Links for you. Science: Is PromethION a Strategic Error? (for bacterial genomics, the key thing is lots of parallel sequencing of relatively small amounts of sequence so you don’t have to multiplex) 21st Century Cures Act will distort the meaning … Continue reading

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Links 12/3/16

Links for you. Science: Putin’s Great Patriotic Pseudoscience The new Secretary of Health and Human Services is a member of a fringe medical organization. Here’s what that means. 22 Nobel Prize winners urge Trump to respect ‘scientific integrity and independence’ … Continue reading

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Links 12/2/16

Links for you. Science: North America’s grasslands are slowly disappearing — and no one’s paying attention Burning less coal isn’t just making air cleaner. It’s making your tuna safer. Flossing and the Art of Scientific Investigation Your Food Is Making … Continue reading

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