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BOSTON — Dr. Carl June, introduced as “the cancer slayer” at an immunotherapy conference here, challenged scientists to be far more aggressive about pushing their perspectives in the White House and Congress.

What would he tell President Trump in the Oval Office? “Listen to scientists,’’ he said.

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  • I 100% agree that scientists must be more willing and able to articulate to lay people what they are doing and have done. We not only need to listen to scientists, scientists need to know how to speak, and be enthusiastic to do it. It is so very important, especially now.

  • That’s going to be a challenge for scientists.
    They should be able to explain the issues at a 5th-grade-children level of understanding, with the added challenge of doing it to someone that, not only doesn’t have that child innocence, but is totally immoral.

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