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ASBMB rejects President Trump’s FY18 budget
President Donald Trump released his fiscal year 18 budget proposal on Tuesday. Included in that proposal is a $7.4 billion cut in funding for the National Institutes of Health. Benjamin Corb, director of public affairs for the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, has provided the following statement in response to the proposal: President Donald Trump's fiscal year 2018 budget, if enacted, would significantly damage the nation's role as the global leader of research and innovation, and would roll…