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Huge Investment for Cancer Research

By | January 7, 2014

Six institutions will split a $540 million donation to study cancer immunotherapy among other things.  


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Opinion: Researching the Researchers

By | November 25, 2013

The biomedical research community is due for some self-reflection.


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Thomas Gregor: Biological Quantifier

By | November 1, 2013

Assistant Professor, Physics, Princeton University. Age: 39


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About Face

By | October 25, 2013

Researchers show that genetic enhancer elements likely contribute to face shape in mice.


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Opinion: Rebuffing RAS Reform

By | September 19, 2013

On the impending changes to the Russian Academy of Sciences


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Opinion: Translational Research in Crisis

By | September 10, 2013

Turning discoveries made in academic labs into innovative therapies requires a radically new approach.


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Sequester Hitting Scientists Hard

By | September 4, 2013

A recent survey of working researchers highlights funding difficulties and the perceived decline of the U.S. as a leader in science. 

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Row Threatens EU-Israel Research

By | August 21, 2013

The European Union’s declaration that it will not support research in Israel’s occupied territories may prompt the country to forgo participation in the Horizon 2020 program.

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Opinion: Should Science Be for Sale?

By | August 20, 2013

The increasing push to commercialize research is destroying the scientific community.


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Bacterial Quid Pro Quo

By | August 19, 2013

Pseudomonas aeruginosa gather swarming speed at the expense of their ability to form biofilms in an experimental evolution setup.


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