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Science  17 May 2013:
Vol. 340, Issue 6134, pp. 792-793
DOI: 10.1126/science.340.6134.792-b

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In science news around the world, the U.S. Supreme Court backed the agribusiness firm Monsanto on its soybean patents; the Institut Pasteur has denied accusations by a government watchdog that it misleads research donors; and a director at Charité University Hospital is preparing to examine how Cold War patients were informed, how consent was handled, and how doctors dealt with side effects; and more.