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CDC Seeks Safety Chief

By | January 2, 2015

In the wake of numerous biosafety breaches, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention looks to hire a chief of laboratory safety.

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Tips for Talking to Politicians

By | December 10, 2014

Members of an American Society for Cell Biology panel urge their colleagues to consider science advocacy.

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Taking Shots at Ebola

By | November 5, 2014

With an infusion of public and private resources and accelerated regulatory processes, a handful of companies are racing to develop a vaccine to curb the Ebola epidemic.

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Dangerous Research Regs Released

By | September 25, 2014

The US government releases its policy on so-called dual-use research involving dangerous pathogens that could be used for biological terrorist attacks.

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Opinion: The Pitfalls of Uncertainty

By | April 14, 2014

How to successfully inform policy when scientific evidence is not plainly evident.

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GeneLink Settles

By | January 14, 2014

Another personal genomics company faces government pressure—this time from the Federal Trade Commission.

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UK Government Laments Tamiflu Secrets

By | January 6, 2014

A parliamentary committee says drugmakers have not disclosed enough data on the anti-influenza medicine.

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Governing Science

By | December 31, 2013

How the US government impacted life science research in 2013

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The Great Divide

By | December 1, 2013

A two-way bridge between science and policy is desperately needed.

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GM Salmon Goes Commercial

By | November 26, 2013

Environment Canada allows production of genetically modified salmon eggs at commercial levels.

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