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Science  20 Jan 2012:
Vol. 335, Issue 6066, pp. 268-270
DOI: 10.1126/science.335.6066.268-b

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In science news around the world this week, India marks 1 year without polio; a newly discovered pathogen infecting cattle, sheep, and goats has been found across Germany, the Netherlands, and Belgium; the imperiled hospital and research center run by the San Raffaele del Monte Tabor Foundation may have found a buyer; China's Ministry of Health will crack down on unproven stem cell treatments; the Ecuadorian government will move forward with its rainforest conservation plan; Spain is cutting science funding; and NOAA is being moved from the Commerce Department to Interior.