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James Watson is at it again. And by "at it," we mean, giving the American scientific community reason to cringe. Two separate articles from UK newspapers detail talks with him recently (he's on his book tour there right now, and it sounds like the Brits are already eager for him to leave) in which he spreads insults far and wide.

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US National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins says he will avoid male-only speaker panels.

Two patients fell ill, and one subsequently died, following a fecal microbiome transplant that harbored multi-drug-resistant bacteria, according to the New York Times.

Technology Review reports that eGenesis is testing whether organs from genetically modified pigs can be transplanted into monkeys.

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