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tenmplate for set 6November’s roundup of articles features stories on the TPP trade deal, the AMA calling for a ban on drug advertising to consumers, gender inequality in science leadership, and even the science behind dragons.

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  1. Pfizer and Allergan to Merge in $160 Billion Inversion,” by Carolyn Y. Johnson, The Washington Post, November 23, 2015
  2. How to Hijack a Journal,” by John Bohannon, Science, November 20, 2015
  3. FDA Moves Quickly to Approve Easy-to-use Nasal Spray to Treat Opioid Overdose,” FDA, November 18, 2015
  4. AMA Calls for Ban on Direct to Consumer Advertising of Prescription Drugs and Medical Devices,” AMA, November 17, 2015
  5. Birth Control Lawsuit Seeks Damages for Unplanned Pregnancies,” by Bill Chappell, The Two-Way, NPR, November 12, 2015
  6. Gender Equality Still Major Problem in Science Leadership, Event Concludes,” by Julia Robinson, The Pharmaceutical Journal, November 12, 2015
  7. Don’t Believe in Dragons? Just Check the Science behind Them,” by Dick Ahlstrom, The Irish Times, November 11, 2015
  8. The TPP Trade Deal Cracks down on Big Tobacco—But Gives Drug Companies a Pass,” by Julia Belluz, Vox, November 6, 2015
  9. New ORNL Device Combines Power of Mass Spectrometry, Microscopy,” DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory, EurkAlert!, November 6, 2015
  10. The Life-saving Pill ‘Pharma Bro’ Increased to $750 Now Has a $1 Competitor,” by Elahe Izadi, The Washington Post, October 23, 2015
  11. Many Antidepressant Studies Found Tainted by Pharma Company Influence,” by Roni Jacobson, Scientific American, October 21, 2015