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August 2, 2004 Issue

Volume 82, Issue 31
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August 2, 2004 Issue, Vol. 82 | Iss. 31
America's weapons sleuth talks about his experiences searching for Iraq's weapons of mass destruction
By Lois R. Ember
(pp. 28-33)
Features
Science & Technology
Efforts to develop standards for microarray data are aimed at making data sharing easier (pp. 36-39)
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Science & Technology

Efforts to develop standards for microarray data are aimed at making data sharing easier
(pp. 36-39)
Clock protein structures set the stage for chemical understanding of how cells keep time
(pp. 40-41)