Scientists work out the specific genes and biochemical steps required for digesting the very drugs designed to kill microbes.
Explore the past and present of US research funding, compare the investment priorities of the United States and Europe, and read an opinion from Research!
October 1, 2011|
|Debt Ceiling Bill May Hurt ScienceThe bill to raise the debt ceiling and reduce the deficit would slash billions of dollars for basic scientific and medical research.By Tia Ghose|
|Data Sharing Gets a ReprieveWisconsin legislators amend a budget that would have banned high speed data-sharing networks.By Tia Ghose|
|Another Revolution Needed?Counting the many plagues that threaten research in the Middle East and North Africa regionBy Fahd Al-Mulla|
|Rewards of RiskSecrets to scoring big money grants for innovative, out-of-the-box researchBy Megan Scudellari|
|Opinion: When the Wells Run DryThe practice and funding of science may change drastically when humanity enters an era of energy crisis, in which cheap oil is but a distant memory.By John Day|
|Science, Side of PorkIt’s the other source of science funding. Is research supported by Congressional earmarks legit?By Bob Grant|