US Patent No. 9,466,024

Learning health systems and methods
Oct 12, 2016

Northrop Grumman Systems has been awarded US Patent No. 9,466,024, "Learning health systems and methods."

The United Nations is to consider a ban on field testing gene drives at a meeting being held next week, Technology Review reports.

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The US Department of Health and Human Services is beginning a series of meetings on human fetal tissue research, Stat News reports.

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