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September 26, 2016

The neuroscientist who's spending the Chan Zuckerberg $3 billion

CNN – Cori Bargmann, the new President of the Chan Zuckerberg Science initiative, is a neuroscientist and geneticist.  Her goal will be to create a "cell atlas" in which scientists from around the world mapped the genetic blueprint that creates a human being.

September 21, 2016

Medical cures bill pushed back to lame-duck

The Hill - Legislation to speed the approval of new medical cures will not move in Congress before lawmakers leave town for the election despite a last-minute push, lobbyists and aides said.