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Despite Protest, CNRS Moves Toward Major Shakeup

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Science  27 Jun 2008:
Vol. 320, Issue 5884, pp. 1705
DOI: 10.1126/science.320.5884.1705

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Researchers and science labor unions last week stopped a proposed reform of one of Europe's biggest research agencies with their bodies. But their victory may be short-lived, as France's science ministry says the makeover of the National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) will proceed.