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Massachusetts Proposes $1 Billion Plan

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Science  18 May 2007:
Vol. 316, Issue 5827, pp. 966
DOI: 10.1126/science.316.5827.966

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Last week, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick proposed cranking up his state's status as a life sciences powerhouse by spending $1 billion over 10 years to create a stem cell bank and promote therapies based on RNA interference technology to turn off genes. (Read more.)