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Adjustable Brain Cells

By Ruth Williams | February 18, 2016

Neighboring neurons can manipulate astrocytes. 

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Obama Submits Science-Boosting Budget

By Bob Grant | February 10, 2016

But some critics say the President relies too heavily on mandatory funding to support the biomedical research enterprise.

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Embryo Editing Gets Green Light in U.K.

By Bob Grant | February 2, 2016

Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute in London will use CRISPR/Cas9 to modify genes in early human embryos.

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Speaking of Science

By The Scientist Staff | February 1, 2016

February 2016's selection of notable quotes

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Speaking of Science

By The Scientist Staff | January 1, 2016

January 2016's selection of notable quotes

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Speaking of Science 2015

By Bob Grant | December 31, 2015

A year’s worth of noteworthy quotes

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E.U. Revises Law on Data Sharing

By Bob Grant | December 22, 2015

The newly amended legislation frees up health data, reversing an earlier provision that made it difficult for broad use of such information in research, registries, and biobanks.

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CIRM Ups Translational Velocity

By Bob Grant | December 21, 2015

California’s stem cell agency unveiled a 5-year plan that includes starting 50 new clinical trials.

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ORI Names New Director

By Bob Grant | December 6, 2015

Neuroscientist Kathryn Partin will lead the US Office of Research Integrity.

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Speaking of Science

By The Scientist Staff | December 1, 2015

December 2015's selection of notable quotes

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