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New minister seeks to allay science concerns - Tuesday 10 July 2007

Science will "be at the heart" of the new Department of Innovation, Universities and Skills, the new science minister, Ian Pearson, told the House of Commons yesterday.

"I express a personal oath that science will run through and be at the heart of the new department's policies. [We will not be] lacking in making sure that science is regarded as being of the utmost importance to our department," Pearson said.

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