sequestration, disease & medicine
New Budget Deal to Ease Sequester
New Budget Deal to Ease Sequester
Bob Grant | Dec 11, 2013
US science may get temporary respite from across-the-board funding cuts that have been squeezing research budgets for more than 10 months.
Speaking of Science
Speaking of Science
The Scientist Staff | Dec 1, 2013
December 2013's selection of notable quotes
Adding Insult to Injury
Adding Insult to Injury
Kerry Grens | Nov 11, 2013
The US government shutdown further hampered a research enterprise already struggling because of the sequester.
Health Budget Distress
Health Budget Distress
Kate Yandell | Jun 5, 2013
The National Institutes of Health has released a fact sheet on its budget pain following the sequester.
Senate Hears NIH Funding Woes
Senate Hears NIH Funding Woes
Bob Grant | May 20, 2013
Top brass at the US science agency aired monetary grievances before a Senate committee last week.
NIH’s 2013 Budget Cuts Announced
NIH’s 2013 Budget Cuts Announced
Kate Yandell | May 10, 2013
The agency released details of the sequester’s effects.
Sequester Hits Research Centers
Sequester Hits Research Centers
Edyta Zielinska | Apr 7, 2013
Academic research universities and cancer centers will have a large hunk of their funding cut because of the government sequester.
Opinion: An Uncertain Future
Opinion: An Uncertain Future
Kaitlin Christenson | Mar 6, 2013
As US policymakers debate federal budget cuts, global health science hangs in the balance.
Science Hit by Sequestration
Science Hit by Sequestration
Kate Yandell | Mar 1, 2013
Agencies like the NSF and NIH are losing around 5 percent of their yearly budgets.
Skimping on Research Funds
Skimping on Research Funds
Beth Marie Mole | Oct 26, 2012
Research spending dropped $4 billion dollars in 2011, and could continue to drop, according to a new report.