Some Influx of Funds

The 2014 US budget deal has its good and not-so-good points for biomedical research, ScienceInsider says. The bill contains $29.9 billion for the National Institutes of Health, $7.17 billion for the National Science Foundation, and $5.07 billion for the Department of Energy's Office of Science.

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