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Science  03 Aug 2012:
Vol. 337, Issue 6094, pp. 506-507
DOI: 10.1126/science.337.6094.506-b

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In science news around the world this week, a dengue vaccine shows promise, a U.S. court says stem cells are drugs, a fracking report is under scrutiny, Germany's National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina has come down firmly against the use of crops for energy, and a Senate panel last week approved a bill that would ban invasive research on great apes in the United States.