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Science  01 Jan 2010:
Vol. 327, Issue 5961, pp. 23
DOI: 10.1126/science.327.5961.23

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ScienceInsider reported last week that Merck has hired the former director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Julie Gerberding, as its head of vaccine development and Henrik Thomsen, a Danish clinician who alerted patients and regulators to potential risks of Omniscan, a drug used to improve MRI scans, is facing a libel suit, among other stories.