A biotech company reports that an experimental treatment elongated its CEO’s telomeres.
July 27, 1987|
Proposals to ensure that the president receives a diversity of expert science advice have proliferated in recent years. President Reagan's science advisers have served as advocates of the administration's science policies, rather than as objective conduits for communication between the president and the science community. Few would deny that the science adviser has a challenging assignment. He must brief the president on many varied expert opinions on science and technology matters (including th