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** FILE ** Dr. Robert Lefkowitz, of Duke University Medical Center, one of three winners of the Albany Medical Center Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research, listens to remarks at a news conference at Albany Medical Center in Albany, N.Y., in this April 26, 2007, file photo. (AP Photo/Tim Roske, File)
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** FILE ** Dr. Robert Lefkowitz, of Duke University Medical Center, one of three winners of the Albany Medical Center Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research, listens to remarks at a news conference at Albany Medical Center in Albany, N.Y., in this April 26, 2007, file photo. (AP Photo/Tim Roske, File)

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