policy.asbmb.org
Science policy news weekly update: June 30, 2017
The ASBMB’s Public Affairs Department encourages all readers of the Policy Blotter to alert the office about interesting and relevant articles. Please send tips to astothert@asbmb.org. The $2 billion increase Congress gave the National Institutes of Health for fiscal 2017 was widely considered a victory for the bioscience community. However, despite two consecutive years of funding increases, longstanding practices at research institutions across the U.S. threatens to undermine national support for scientific funding. The main problem is the “publish or…