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Prestigious Plant Institute in Jeopardy

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Science  31 Jan 2003:
Vol. 299, Issue 5607, pp. 641
DOI: 10.1126/science.299.5607.641a

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MOSCOW-- A renowned plant sciences institute in St. Petersburg is facing eviction because of the Russian government's desire to beef up its presence in the former Imperial capital. Its opponent is none other than Russian President Vladimir Putin, a St. Petersburg native.