NIH Cuts Number But Boosts Size of Competing Grants

TI: 1990 FEDERAL SCIENCE BUDGET HIGHLIGHTS DT: February 6, 1989 PG: 3 TY: NEWS (The Scientist, Vol:3, #3, pg. 3, February 6, 1989) (Copyright, The Scientist, Inc.) ---------- (in millions of dollars) AGENCY 1989 1990 % Funded Requested Change NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH Major Organizations: NCI 1,571 1,646 +5 (Cancer) NHLBI 1,045 1,082 +2 (Heart,Lung,Blood) NIDR 130 136 +4 (Dental) NIDDK 559 582 +4 (Diabetes, Digestive, Kidney Diseases) NINDS 480 502 +4 (Neurological Disease) NIAID 743 8

The Scientist Staff
Feb 5, 1989
TI: 1990 FEDERAL SCIENCE BUDGET HIGHLIGHTS DT: February 6, 1989 PG: 3 TY: NEWS (The Scientist, Vol:3, #3, pg. 3, February 6, 1989) (Copyright, The Scientist, Inc.) ---------- (in millions of dollars) AGENCY 1989 1990 % Funded Requested Change NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH Major Organizations: NCI 1,571 1,646 +5 (Cancer) NHLBI 1,045 1,082 +2 (Heart,Lung,Blood) NIDR 130 136 +4 (Dental) NIDDK 559 582 +4 (Diabetes, Digestive, Kidney Diseases) NINDS 480 502 +4 (Neurological Disease) NIAID 743 843 +13 (Allergy, Infectious Disease) NIGMS 682 781 +14 (General Medicine) NICHD 425 444 +4 (Child, Human Development) NEI 231 239 +3 (Eye) NIEHS 223 231 +3 (Environmental Health) NIA 222 230 +3 (Aging) NIAMS 160 168 +5 (Arthritis) NIDCD 87 91 +4 (Deafness) DRR 358 308 -14 (Research Resources) NCNR 29 31 +6 (Nursing) NLM 74 78 +5 (Library Of Medicine) DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic And Atmospheric Administration 1,259 1,075 -14 Patent...