Monday, July 22, 2019
Pharmaceutical companies and government funding agencies are increasingly funding various clinical trials.
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...
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...
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
The passage of H.R. 3055 offers much-needed support and resources for the science and innovation our country needs
Thursday, June 20, 2019
During a recent National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Colloquium on “ Misinformation about Science in the Public Sphere ,” a panelist quipped that scientists are trained to write in the “first person invisible” voice.
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Today’s passage of the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, Legislative Branch, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development appropriations “minibus” bill signals strong support for the medical and public health...
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
The era of government-funded fetal tissue research to develop treatments for a host of diseases may be coming to an end — or at least put on pause for a while.
Sunday, June 9, 2019
Doctors and scientists are denouncing the Trump administration's decision to cut funding for research that uses fetal tissue, saying that the material is essential for life-saving medical research. The administration announced Wednesday that it...
Friday, June 7, 2019
By SARAH FRIEDMANN This week, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that federal scientists will no longer be allowed to use fetal tissue in their research. Moreover, the government also revealed that it will subject future...
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Thursday, June 6, 2019
The new rules "further erode the unique potential fetal tissue research holds for addressing such critical objectives as fighting blindness, ending Parkinson's disease, and advancing maternal and child health," Research!America said in a statement.


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