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William G. Kaelin Jr., a member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, was jointly awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine along with Gregg L. Semenza and Peter J. Ratcliffe for their research unveiling how cells “sense and adapt” to oxygen levels.

The current exhibition is presented in collaboration with the National Museum of Health and Medicine and features the work of artist Ted Meyer.

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Medical researchers underscore the need to recognize diversity in genomic research to foster better healthcare options and treatments, according to a recent AAAS Dialogue on Science, Ethics, and Religion event.

If a city is densely populated and highly organized — including by efficient public transportation — its flu season will last longer, reports a new study.