The gene formerly known as POKEMON; or, Don’t you dickheads have anything better to do?

Note the new category. Via Waxy’s links: fucking Nintendo (who make worthless games) has threatened to sue researchers at Sloan-Kettering (who are trying to cure cancer) to get them not to nickname a gene “pokemon”:

Researchers at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York have changed the name of a gene found to cause cancer, due to legal pressure from Nintendo’s Pok