Security and Science

Researchers at the A. N. Belozersky Institute of Physico-Chemical Biology at Lomonosov Moscow State University have been told they have to get their research manuscripts approved by the state security service before they can submit them to journals or conferences, Nature News reports. These instructions, it adds, appear in the minutes from a recent meeting.

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