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The Invention Return on NIH Investments
Kerry Grens | Apr 2, 2017
Around 8 percent of grants funded by the National Institutes of Health resulted in patents.
Tom Price Defends the Trump Administration’s Proposed Cuts at NIH
Diana Kwon | Mar 30, 2017
The secretary of Health and Human Services argued that the biomedical research-supporting agency’s budget includes unnecessary expenses.
NIH: Grant Applicants Can Cite Preprints
Tracy Vence | Mar 27, 2017
In an agency first, the National Institutes of Health provides guidance on citing certain non-peer-reviewed publications in agency proposals and reports.
What Budget Cuts Might Mean for US Science
Diana Kwon | Mar 21, 2017
A look at the historical effects of downsized research funding suggests that the Trump administration’s proposed budget could hit early-career scientists the hardest.
Science Advocates Decry Trump’s Proposed Budget
Bob Grant | Mar 16, 2017
Officials at scientific societies and advocacy organizations urge lawmakers to push back against proposed cuts at the NIH and other agencies.
Trump’s Proposed Budget Would Cut Science Funding
Tracy Vence | Mar 16, 2017
The NIH could see its budget slashed by $5.8 billion (approximately 19 percent), while the EPA could see a $2.6 billion budget cut (around 31 percent).
Reactions to Proposed EPA, NIH Budget Cuts
Tracy Vence | Mar 3, 2017
Experts discuss how Trump’s budget proposals could affect federally employed and federally funded scientists.
Trump’s Budget May Cut Science Funding
Bob Grant | Feb 28, 2017
The president’s 2018 budget request tips the scales in favor of military spending and away from civilian funding agencies, such as the NIH and NSF.
US Researchers Found Guilty of Misconduct Collectively Awarded $101 Million
Joshua A. Krisch | Feb 27, 2017
Seventeen scientists found to have committed research misconduct during the last 25 years have since collectively received more than $101 million in NIH funding.
Publication Ban Affects Former Collaborators
Joshua A. Krisch | Feb 23, 2017
When the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders fired neurologist Allen Braun, the agency also barred his colleagues from publishing data collected over a 25-year period.