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The new policy affects academic and nonprofit grants and cooperative agreements exceeding $50,000. 

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NIH Revises Funding Strategy for Young Researchers

By Katarina Zimmer | December 19, 2017

The agency plans to ease restrictions on grants to a narrowly defined group of early- and mid-career researchers.  

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Bioengineering Professor, Students Accused of Fraud

By Kerry Grens | September 30, 2017

Virginia Tech’s Yiheng Percival Zhang was arrested for misusing grant funds from the federal government.

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Scientific Society Gives Money to Harvey Victims

By Bob Grant | September 19, 2017

The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is offering small grants to aid scientists and students hit by Hurricane Harvey.

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image: Big Gender Gaps in Salk Institute Faculty: Report

Big Gender Gaps in Salk Institute Faculty: Report

By Kerry Grens | August 23, 2017

Authored by Salk PIs, the study claims women attract more federal funding, yet have smaller labs and receive less support from the institute.

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Researchers Petition to Bring Back Grant Caps

By Bob Grant | August 9, 2017

Nearly 1,000 signatories are asking the National Institutes of Health to reinstitute the Grant Support Index proposal.

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The Invention Return on NIH Investments

By Kerry Grens | April 2, 2017

Around 8 percent of grants funded by the National Institutes of Health resulted in patents.

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Seventeen scientists found to have committed research misconduct during the last 25 years have since collectively received more than $101 million in NIH funding.

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Do Preprints Belong in Grant Applications?

By Joshua A. Krisch | January 6, 2017

As the NIH questions the place of preprints in grant applications, the U.K.’s MRC encourages scientists to submit non-peer–reviewed works for consideration.

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image: Life Scientists Receive “Genius” Grants

Life Scientists Receive “Genius” Grants

By Ben Andrew Henry | September 22, 2016

Among this year’s 23 MacArthur Foundation Fellows are pioneering biologists.

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