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Globe Editorial

Politics versus science

January 24, 2006

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MIXING POLITICS with science produces bad science and casts a shadow over government's efforts to fund medical and scientific research, protect public health, and oversee the approval of new prescription drugs. This work requires high standards in the publication of scientific information, and in the appointment of researchers and advisers on the basis of merit, not politics. The Bush administration ... (Full article: 432 words)

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