Special interests affect NIH fundingA study published recently revealed that lobbying on behalf of disease-specific research affects how the National Institutes of Health allocates its yearly appropriations.
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Science policy news weekly roundup: June 24, 2016
Published on:Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:30:02 +0000
If you find a particularly interesting article, please send it to email@example.com for inclusion in next week’s roundup. Momentum builds toward a congressional compromise after months of debate over emergency funding to combat the Zika virus. Meanwhile the Obama administration and congressional Democrats continue to voice disapproval over funding levels and the re-appropriation of funds. Obama pushes…
Science policy news weekly roundup: June 10, 2016
Published on:Tue, 14 Jun 2016 15:55:17 +0000
If you find a particularly interesting article, please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org for inclusion in next week’s roundup. The U.S. Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies appropriations subcommittee approved a funding bill that would increase funding for the National Institute of Health by $2 billion, putting the agency’s budget at $34 billion. Senate…
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June 2014 - A challenge reissuedTwo years ago, ASBMB Director of Public Affairs Ben Corb issued a challenge to ASBMB members to hold 100 meetings with their members of Congress during the summer recess. Now, we're issuing a new challenge to the members.
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