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ASBMB Makes Case for NIH Basic Research Mission on BioCentury This Week
Photo credit: Biocentury This Week On Oct. 19, ASBMB Director of Public Affairs Benjamin Corb joined Research!America President Mary Woolley on BioCentury This Week to discuss the important role the National Institutes of Health plays in researching the underlying mechanisms of diseases such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Following the highly popular and successful ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, several in the research community highlighted the importance of federally funded basic research to gaining a better understanding of diseases like ALS. Armed…