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Opinion: The Zika Effect

By Vincent Racaniello | May 27, 2016

Three reasons why virologists are flocking to study this emerging virus

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Opinion: Translation Nation

By Kathleen Marsman and Lisa McKerracher | November 18, 2015

What’s in store for commercialization grants at the Canadian Institutes of Health Research?

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Opinion: Star Trek Medicine

By Dean Tantin | November 6, 2014

An apology for basic research

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Opinion: Separate Training from Research Budgets

By Viviane Callier | October 7, 2014

In order to make the most of biomedical research funding and to better support trainees, institutions should recognize postdocs as employees.

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Opinion: The Planet Needs More Plant Scientists

By Alan M. Jones | October 1, 2014

Academia is not producing sufficient PhDs in the plant sciences to solve the crop production challenges facing a rapidly growing population.

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Opinion: #IceBucketChallenge, Investing Well

By James Heywood | September 10, 2014

Hundreds of thousands participated in the ALS campaign that went viral, but how are they supposed to decide where to donate?

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Opinion: Diagnostics for NTDs

By Mark Kessel and Joseph Ndung’u | August 25, 2014

Developing treatments for neglected tropical diseases is only half the battle.

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Opinion: Science in a Small European Country

By Lubomír Tomáška and Jozef Nosek | January 28, 2014

Internationalization is needed to strengthen science in Slovakia.

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Opinion: Video Saved the Scientific Publication

By Moshe Pritsker | November 11, 2013

How visual materials and methods can save scientists time and money.

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Opinion: A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing

By Edward Archer | October 22, 2013

Nutrition research must overcome pseudoscientific measures and self-interest to make progress in the fight against obesity.

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