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...
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...


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