Research Budgets Face Austerity in 2012 | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institutes of Health and other life sciences and biomedical research funding agencies will need to trim their budgets for 2012, which are to be planned over the summer, to satisfy a White House that is now stressing deficit reduction and belt-tightening after two years of stimulus funding-boosted research budgets.

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