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Publicity Fears Cancel Gene Talk

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Science  10 Nov 1995:
Vol. 270, Issue 5238, pp. 909-910
DOI: 10.1126/science.270.5238.909b


Minneapolis—A hot genetics paper was withdrawn at the last moment from a session at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics, apparently after the author was informed by the editor of Cell, where the findings are in press, that publicity could jeopardize publication.