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Underrepresented researchers have been disproportionately affected because many already struggled with inequalities and professional obstacles before COVID-19.

The results suggest that current non-smoking regulations may not be enough to minimize the thirdhand cigarette smoke that nonsmokers breathe.

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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