UK government

Be OK Post-Brexit

The UK science minister, Sam Gyimah, says researchers there will be OK post-Brexit at ScienceInsider.

Lots of Uncertainty

Nature News looks into how the looming 'Brexit' is affecting researchers in the UK and the Europe Union.

Issues to Overcome

A new report outlines issues facing the implementation of personalized medicine in the UK, the Independent reports.

UK regulators have approved the use of mitochondrial transfer in two cases, according to the Guardian.

Sam Gyimah is the new UK science and universities minister, Nature News reports.

Get Up to Date

The Telegraph reports that UK physicians may need to beef up their genetics expertise.

Stay a Spell

The European Union and the UK have developed an agreement that would enable EU researchers to stay in the UK post-Brexit, Science reports.

The deal follows the release of a report that, among other things, urged support for genomics and other life sciences in the UK.

Science Economy

A new strategy document indicates that the UK plans to invest in scientific to bolster its economy, Nature News reports.

'Could Lose Our Edge'

A new report suggests the UK's stature in science and research could fall post-Brexit, the Guardian reports.

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The New York Times and ProPublica say that many physicians fail to disclose their financial ties when publishing in medical journals.

The Wall Street Journal reports Human Longevity's valuation has dropped by 80 percent.

Science reports that the US National Cancer Institute is cutting its operating budget by 5 percent.

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