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NIH Announces New Ethics Rules

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NIH Announces New Ethics Rules

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NIH Announces New Ethics Rules

NIH Announces New Ethics Rules

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The National Institutes of Health announces reforms to its conflict of interest guidelines. The new rules require NIH scientists to sever ties with pharmaceutical or biotech companies, hospitals or health insurers.