Study Finds Low Trust in Vaccines in Europe
Study Finds Low Trust in Vaccines in Europe
Just half of respondents in Eastern Europe agree that vaccines are safe.
Study Finds Low Trust in Vaccines in Europe
Study Finds Low Trust in Vaccines in Europe

Just half of respondents in Eastern Europe agree that vaccines are safe.

Just half of respondents in Eastern Europe agree that vaccines are safe.

Wellcome Trust
Wellcome Sanger Institute to Close Animal Facility
Wellcome Sanger Institute to Close Animal Facility
Chia-Yi Hou | Jun 10, 2019
The move reflects scientists using more cell lines and organoids in genetic research, although some experts disagree with the decision to scale back the use of animal models.
Research Funders Make Secretive Overseas Investments: Report
Research Funders Make Secretive Overseas Investments: Report
Ashley P. Taylor | Dec 6, 2018
An investigation by Science reveals that charities’ investments support activities opposed to their own missions, such as human health and environmental protection.
Two Big Funders Join Open-Access Movement
Two Big Funders Join Open-Access Movement
Ashley P. Taylor | Nov 6, 2018
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Wellcome Trust agree not to cover the fees that some hybrid open-access journals charge authors to make their work freely available.
Wellcome Trust Makes Reporting Harassment Mandatory
Wellcome Trust Makes Reporting Harassment Mandatory
Diana Kwon | May 4, 2018
The UK-based biomedical research charity says researchers or institutions that fail to report misconduct will risk losing grants.
Image of the Day: Skinning the Cat
Image of the Day: Skinning the Cat
The Scientist Staff | Jul 17, 2017
This stack of polarized light micrographs depicts a vibrant ensemble of tissues, hair follicles, and vessels within a slice of cat skin.
Wellcome Trust to Launch Open-Access Platform
Wellcome Trust to Launch Open-Access Platform
Alison F. Takemura | Jul 9, 2016
Wellcome Open Research will enable immediate publication and transparent peer review.
Funding Research in Africa
Funding Research in Africa
Paula Park | Jan 1, 2015
The ongoing Ebola epidemic in West Africa is drawing more money to study the virus, but what about funding for African science in general?