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(No you can’t) Gene patent ruling hurts Myriad but not fatally

Gene patent ruling hurts Myriad but not fatally- MSN Money via Gene patent ruling hurts Myriad but not fatally- MSN Money. No, private companies, you can’t slap a patent on genes that occur in nature. You can, however, hold exclusive … Continue reading

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A patent on your DNA? What the Supreme Court ruling means for you

A patent on your DNA? What the Supreme Court ruling means for you – Vitals via A patent on your DNA? What the Supreme Court ruling means for you . By Maggie Fox, Senior Writer, NBC News Can someone else … Continue reading

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Judge strikes down secrecy provision of controversial counterterrorism orders

Judge strikes down secrecy provision of controversial counterterrorism orders – U.S. News via Judge strikes down secrecy provision of controversial counterterrorism orders – U.S. News. The letters are an administrative way under the Electronic Communications Privacy Act for the FBI … Continue reading

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Six tanks now said to be leaking at contaminated Hanford nuclear site – U.S. News

Six tanks now said to be leaking at contaminated Hanford nuclear site – U.S. News via Six tanks now said to be leaking at contaminated Hanford nuclear site – U.S. News. Hanford — which houses millions of gallons of radioactive … Continue reading

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Capita bosses defend £30m migrant-poking IT deal with Border Agency • The Register

Capita bosses defend £30m migrant-poking IT deal with Border Agency • The Register via Capita bosses defend £30m migrant-poking IT deal with Border Agency • The Register. Brushing aside suggestions that Capita’s work merely involved phoning immigrants and updating a … Continue reading

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Intel\’s new TV box to point creepy spy camera at YOUR FACE • The Register

Intel\’s new TV box to point creepy spy camera at YOUR FACE • The Register via Intel\'s new TV box to point creepy spy camera at YOUR FACE • The Register. More controversial is the plan to use a camera … Continue reading

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Feds claim \’bamboo\’ fabric was really rayon – Life Inc.

Feds claim \’bamboo\’ fabric was really rayon – Life Inc. via Feds claim \'bamboo\' fabric was really rayon – Life Inc.. The misconception about bamboo fiber Fabric made from bamboo may not be as “green” as you think. “There is … Continue reading

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