The paperwork continues to pile up in the lawsuit challenging the legality of the National Institutes of Health's (NIH's) stem cell guidelines, the latest installments being two more briefs from attorneys on both sides.
No congressional candidate running in next week's election has received more in campaign contributions from civil servants than Representative Bill Foster (D–IL). And most of those dollars have come from scientists.
Delegates from 179 countries meeting at the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) in Nagoya, Japan, agreed to "take effective and urgent action to halt the loss of biodiversity" to try to ensure the resilience of ecosystems by 2020.
Five years ago after a scandal erupted over employees who were consulting for drug companies, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) banned most such relationships by in-house scientists. A new study finds mixed effects.