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How to Successfully Collaborate with Industry

By Ashley P. Taylor | March 1, 2018

In efforts to translate basic-science results into pharmaceuticals and other technologies, success cannot be taken for granted.

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Investigations into cases of wrongdoing by professors are increasingly in the public eye. But are colleges and universities doing enough to deal with the problem?


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Baby on Board

By Kerry Grens | September 1, 2017

Many scientific conferences offer child care options that allow researchers to bring their families along for the trip.

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Addressing Biomedical Science’s PhD Problem

By Catherine Offord | January 1, 2017

Researchers and institutions seek to bridge the gap between emerging life science professionals and available positions.


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Social Media Accelerates Science

By Ben Andrew Henry | November 1, 2016

How researchers are taking advantage of Twitter and other forums to do, share, and discuss research


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Self Correction

By Kerry Grens | December 1, 2015

What to do when you realize your publication is fatally flawed


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Ready, Willing, and Able

By Amanda B. Keener | October 1, 2015

Researchers with disabilities are making their fields more accessible.


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Staying Active in the Lab

By Jenny Rood | July 1, 2015

Retiring as a professor, and even shutting down your own lab, doesn’t necessarily mean quitting research.


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The Rules of Replication

By Kerry Grens | November 1, 2014

Should there be standard protocols for how researchers attempt to reproduce the work of others?


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Keeping Up with IP

By Kate Yandell | September 1, 2014

It’s never too early to start thinking about intellectual property rights—even for biologists doing basic research.


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