Clinical Center Opportunities

New projects allow outside investigators to make use of resources at the NIH Clinical Center.

This Week in Science

In Science this week: histone mark preservation, and more.

Clinical Sequencing Hurdles

A Stanford whole-genome sequencing study reveals uncertainties about the technology's clinical readiness.

France Córdova Takes Top Spot at NSF

The US Senate has confirmed France Córdova as the new director of the National Science Foundation.

Chile Offers Entrepreneurial Opportunities

In a blog post, a bioentrepreneur discusses the startup climate in Chile.

This Week in Nature

In Nature this week: future of microfluidics, and more.

The Broad to Lay Off 22

Due to a decrease to a genome sequencing center grant, the Broad Institute is laying off 22 staffers, the Boston Globe reports.

Budgets and Patients

Young scientists are worried about faltering federal investments in science.

Not So Matchy-Matchy

Study indicates that published trial data and that reported to ClinicalTrials.gov don't always line up.

This Week in Cell

In Cell this week: mRNA half-life study, effect of transcription factor copy number on gene expression, and more.

Time to Retract?

The super-easy embryonic stem cell breakthrough has hit some snags.

Alejandro Zaffaroni Dies

Biotech entrepreneur Alejandro Zaffaroni has died.

Investigators Lost by Sequester

The sequester led to about a thousand fewer NIH-funded investigators, Jeremy Berg writes in ASBMB Today.