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Obama Picks Pragmatists for New Bioethics Panel

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Science  16 Apr 2010:
Vol. 328, Issue 5976, pp. 291
DOI: 10.1126/science.328.5976.291

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President Barack Obama named the members of his bioethics commission—headed by two university presidents—last week. The 12-member group, selected more for practical advice than for philosophizing, as the last one was prone to, will hold its first meeting in Washington, D.C., in July.