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DMCA Arrest / Investigating Cancer Clusters

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DMCA Arrest / Investigating Cancer Clusters

DMCA Arrest / Investigating Cancer Clusters

DMCA Arrest / Investigating Cancer Clusters

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Guests:

Robin Gross
* Staff Attorney for Intellectual Property
* Electronic Frontier Foundation
San Francisco, California

David Ozonoff
* Professor and Chair, Department of Environmental Health
* Boston University School of Public Health
Boston, Massachusetts

Raymond Neutra
* Chief, Division of Environmental & Occupational Disease Control
* California Department of Health Services
Oakland, California

Mary Guinan
* Nevada State Health Officer
Carson City, Nevada

Residents of Fallon, Nevada learned this week how the government plans to investigate an unexplained rash of cases of childhood leukemia around their town. In this hour of Science Friday, we'll talk about 'cancer clusters' and the challenges scientists face when investigating their causes. Plus, the intersection of copyright law, a Russian programmer, and the FBI — the strange case of Dimitry Sklyarov.