This post has been updated to note Hunt's resignation.

Tim Hunt, who received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2001, told attendees of a lunch in South Korea honoring women in science this week that he's not a fan of having women in the lab, according to Buzzfeed.

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