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More than 70 Nobel laureates have called on Francis Collins, the director of the US National Institutes of Health, and Alex Azar, the secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, to review a recent decision to stop funding a coronavirus grant, ScienceInsider reports. It notes that 31 scientific societies have likewise sent a letter to Collins urging him to reconsider that decision.

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