Stem Cell Showdown

The Obama administration says it will appeal the court ruling which invalidated the president's new rules on stem cell research, the New York Times reports. The ruling puts millions of federal grant dollars into question, and is leaving many researchers wondering what will become of their work to find treatments for diseases ranging from diabetes to Alzheimer's.

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The Jackson Laboratory has filed a complaint accusing Nanjing University of breeding and re-selling its mouse models, the Hartford Courant reports.

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China is moving forward with plans to sequence a million citizens, the Wall Street Journal reports.