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Science  25 Jan 2013:
Vol. 339, Issue 6118, pp. 379
DOI: 10.1126/science.339.6118.379-a

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U.S. Geological Survey Director Marcia McNutt announced that she is leaving her post and three rheumatologists have won the Crafoord Prize in Polyarthritis for the discovery of a DNA sequence that, when combined with smoking, dramatically increases the risk of rheumatoid arthritis.