WASHINGTON, DC (GenomeWeb News) – The American Association for the Advancement of Science funding meeting held here this week was invaded today by the “other AAAS,” the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, which sent a representative to talk about the impact of reduced funding on young researchers and scientific innovation.

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