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Magdalena Koziol, a former postdoc at Yale University, was the victim of scientific sabotage. Now, she is suing the...
Antiretroviral drugs can protect people from becoming infected by HIV. But so-called pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP...
Two studies show that eating a diet low in protein and high in carbohydrates is linked to a longer, healthier life, and...
Considered an icon of conservation science, researchers at World Wildlife Fund (WWF) headquarters in Washington, D.C.,...
The new atlas, which shows the distribution of important trace metals and other substances, is the first product of...
Early in April, the first of a fleet of environmental monitoring satellites will lift off from Europe's spaceport in...
Since 2000, U.S. government health research agencies have spent almost $1 billion on an effort to churn out thousands...
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2 March 2010 5:21 pm
The research dean of the Karolinska Institute, clinical chemist Karl Tryggvason, has been dismissed from his post after an investigation found that he "exerted undue influence" on funding decisions affecting professors at the organization. Said Karolinska President Harriet Wallberg-Henriksson: "It is unacceptable for a senior member of our university to act in this way."
In an opinion piece today in Politico, White House Science Advisor John Holdren says that the role of weather satellites in predicting Washington, D.C.'s recent blizzards is an example of why Congress should support President Barack Obama's request to boost research funding in 2011.