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The Measurers Size Up Stem Cells

July 1, 2014 admin 2

By Jeanne Loring Last week I visited NIST, the National Institute for Standards and Technologies in Gaithersburg, Maryland as a member of a review panel. NIST is the science branch of the US Department of Commerce, which is the business […]

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Literally unbelievable secret GOP plan for NIH Sequestration

March 2, 2013 admin 2

The GOP, guided by nationally-respected CEOs, has devised a 20-point plan (below) to turn NIH into a for-profit enterprise in reaction to Sequestration. $1,000 service fee per grant application. Destination fee: Applicant’s proposal is guaranteed to be assigned to requested study […]