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UCLA spent $4.5 million on legal costs in Sangji case

20 October 2014  News and Analysis

University defends spending in case brought against chemistry professor, highlighting $20 million investment in lab safety


Next milestone in US HCFC phase out

23 October 2014 News and Analysis

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Ozone-depleting refrigerants will be phased out by 2020 under new rules

US agency fast-tracks Ebola vaccine development

23 October 2014 News and Analysis

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Health and Human Services invests almost $6 million to ready an Ebola vaccine candidate for clinical trials, meanwhile GSK sa...

Research to make pathogens more dangerous halted

22 October 2014 News and Analysis

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US agencies temporarily suspend funding certain ‘gain-of-function’ research until new government policy is in place

Free legal help for embattled US scientists  

Pro bono effort to defend government and university scientists from ‘harassment campaign...

European commission looks for endocrine disruptor defintion  

Consultation seeks opinion on a scientific description for these chemicals to help inform ...

European scientists rally to protest jobs and funding crisis  

Marchs across the continent aim to raise the plight of research and emphasise its economic...

Science roadmap for next parliament unveiled  

UK Campaign for Science and Engineering wants funding to match US levels and VAT exemption...

Cannabis chemists look for professional recognition  

The American Chemical Society is being petitioned to form a division to help develop stand...


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