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Rare to the Rescue
Rare to the Rescue
Michael Yeaman, Victoria Jackson | May 1, 2018
Rarity is a strength, not a weakness, when lessons learned from rare disease patients buoy research and development to find cures for more common diseases.
Contributors
Contributors
The Scientist Staff | May 1, 2018
Meet some of the people featured in the May 2018 issue of The Scientist.
Book Excerpt from <em>The Power of Rare</em>
Book Excerpt from The Power of Rare
Victoria Jackson, Michael Yeaman | May 1, 2018
In chapter 4, “Building a Cure Machine,” author Victoria Jackson reveals the challenges in launching a foundation focused on funding research on a rare disease.
Ali&rsquo;s Journey
Ali’s Journey
The Scientist Staff | May 1, 2018
Ali Guthy, the daughter of cosmetics entrepreneur Victoria Jackson, discusses NMO, the rare autoimmune disease she suffers from.
Republican Tax Plan Eliminates Popular Education Exemptions
Republican Tax Plan Eliminates Popular Education Exemptions
Shawna Williams | Nov 6, 2017
The proposal draws criticism from higher-education groups.
Medical Charities Desert Mar-a-Lago
Medical Charities Desert Mar-a-Lago
Catherine Offord | Aug 18, 2017
Breast cancer organization Susan G. Komen is the seventh organization this week to cancel plans to use the venue for fundraising events.
TS 2016 Gift Guide
TS 2016 Gift Guide
Kerry Grens | Dec 13, 2016
Sciencey gifts for the science-minded giver
Notable Science Quotes
Notable Science Quotes
The Scientist Staff | Nov 1, 2016
Nobel's diversity problem, Brexit and science, letters of recommendation skew sexist, and NIH's public perception troubles
TS 2015 Gift Guide
TS 2015 Gift Guide
Kerry Grens | Dec 15, 2015
Check out these life science–inspired gifts
TS 2014 Gift Guide
TS 2014 Gift Guide
Kerry Grens | Dec 19, 2014
Presents for the scientists and science-lovers on your shopping list