Life Sciences Led Gains in US University R&D Spending in FY 2011 | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – American universities increased their spending on life sciences research and development by nearly 7 percent in fiscal 2011, to a total of $37.23 billion, with the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act accounting for most of the increase, according to a new analysis by the National Science Foundation.

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