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Viral Misconduct

In December, Nature reported on the Research Center Borstel in Germany, which was caught up in the revelation that several researchers in its immunology group had allegedly been involved in long-running scientific misconduct. Now, the case is assuming "ever-more alarming proportions," says Nature's Quirin Schiermeier.

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President-elect Joe Biden has nominated Eric Lander to serve as director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy, the Associated Press says.

Nature News writes that scientists are trying to figure out how to name the new strains of SARS-CoV-2 that are emerging.

The New York Times reports that researchers are studying identical twins who had COVID-19 to understand the influence of genetics on disease severity.

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