The Polished CV


It’s not every day we get to start off a story with a sports analogy, so indulge us. You’ve probably never heard of George O’Leary. An accomplished coach of American football who made his name at Georgia Tech, O’Leary, 55, was hired to be the head coach of the University of Notre Dame football team. He was fired five days later. Why? Because O’Leary had lied on his résumé about a master’s degree he began but never actually finished some 30 years prior.

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360Dx reports that the US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services would cover next-generation sequencing-based cancer panel tests.

The Washington Post reports that a meteorologist is being considered as presidential science and technology advisor.

Researchers have developed a PCR-based assay to gauge whether manatees are present in waters.

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