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Will the new European Research Council lead EU science to success or lose its way?  Once in a generation, perhaps, a new research agency is born that does unprecedented things.  […]

The National Institutes of Health and the US Food and Drug Administration announced a new collaboration on February 24th, 2010 that will support efforts in translational and regulatory science, including […]

Africa’s growing biotech business relies heavily on public and foundation money, small startups, and R&D collaborations between universities and private labs.  There are a lot of potential and possibilities for […]