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Over at the community blog MetaFilter, user qxntpqbbbqxl is soliciting career advice on behalf of his or her wife, a newly minted PhD whose research foci were biochemistry and mammalian physiology. "She's burnt out on academia and thinking about industry research jobs, but we don't even know where to start looking," qxntpqbbbqxl says.

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