Thursday, August 1, 2019
Research!America is thankful to members of both parties who voted to pass this profoundly important legislation. We are especially appreciative of the leadership of both parties for working together to see this through. The Bipartisan Budget Act...
Monday, July 29, 2019
Research!America Announces Call For Proposals for Science Student Groups Civic Engagement Projects Research!America is announcing a request for proposals from graduate student- and postdoc-led science policy groups for the alliance’s civic...
Thursday, July 25, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Robert Shalett , , 571-482-2737 Sheril Kirshenbaum, , 347-771-8495 A large majority of Iowans (74 percent) say it is important for the presidential candidates to...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Medical research funding is all but guaranteed an increase in 2020, after the White House and Congress reached an agreement on a budget, a research advocate says.
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Congressional lawmakers have reached a two-year budget deal with Trump Administration officials that would, if passed and signed into law, increase spending by $320 billion, the New York Times reports .
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Research!America is deeply grateful for the leadership and commitment from both parties that is reflected in this budget agreement for fiscal years 2020 and 2021. Research!America applauds this bipartisan, bicameral budget deal. By avoiding...
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
On 5 June 2019, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced policy changes that will dramatically curtail—and potentially end—fetal tissue research in the United States.
Monday, July 22, 2019
Pharmaceutical companies and government funding agencies are increasingly funding various clinical trials.
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
On behalf of Research!America, the nation’s largest nonprofit alliance advocating for heightened action to address deadly and debilitating health threats, thank you for your continued efforts to negotiate a bipartisan agreement that addresses the...
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
“Of all five senses,” observes Karen Hecht, PhD, scientific affairs manager, AstaReal USA Inc. (Burlington, NJ), “vision is the prime one most of us rely on for information.” A Research!America poll even found that 88% of respondents consider vision...


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