H-1B Visa Application Process Slowed Significantly Following Sept. 11 in Face of Increased Filings | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK, Jan. 4 - As the United States and other countries tightened security following the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in New York and Washington, concern quickly spread in certain segments in biotech that heightened scrutiny would spread to the US Immigration and Naturalization Service.


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