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Publication Ban Affects Former Collaborators
Publication Ban Affects Former Collaborators

When the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders fired neurologist Allen Braun, the agency also barred his colleagues from publishing data collected over a 25-year period.

Reprogramming Hair Cells
Reprogramming Hair Cells

Researchers isolate stem cells from the mouse cochlea and convert them into auditory hair cells, potentially paving the way for therapies to treat hearing loss.