Few Extra in Funding

The UK Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne presented his budget yesterday, and ScienceInsider says it includes more funds for research.

Though the science budget is planned over five years, ScienceInsider notes, the new budget includes some extra tidbits.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

A new report highlights the potential threats posed by advances in synthetic biology, NPR reports.

A Bloomberg reporter tried to get her genetic data deleted, but found it's not so simple to do.

Johns Hopkins University's Steven Salzberg and his colleagues have come up with a new estimate for the number of human genes, Nature News reports.

In Genome Research this week: study of intra-tumor heterogeneity, workflow resources for EPIGEN-Brazil, and more.