And the Budget Bickering Begins | GenomeWeb

US President Barack Obama outlined his budget proposal for fiscal year 2012 on Monday, reports The New York Times. Obama says that his budget plan will reduce the projected budget deficit over the next 10 years by about 10 percent while investing in education, infrastructure, and research. "Republicans rejected Mr.

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The White House has created a list of cuts, including to the NIH, that could be in a budget bill for this year.

The US National Institutes of Health is to allow applicants to cite preprints just as they would any other research paper, ScienceInsider reports.

Two manuscript pages handwritten by Charles Darwin are going on the auction block, according to the Los Angeles Times.

In PNAS this week: tool to track transcriptome-wide binding, evidence of balancing selection on behavior-linked genes, and more.