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U.S. Science Academy Elects New Members

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Science  10 May 2002:
Vol. 296, Issue 5570, pp. 1001-1002
DOI: 10.1126/science.296.5570.1001a

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The U.S. National Academy of Sciences last week elected 72 new members--11 women and 61 men. Among them was J. Craig Venter, the controversial leader of a private venture that last year completed a rough draft of the human genome. Some members were prepared for a challenge to Venter's election, but none materialized.