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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


European commission looks for endocrine disruptor defintion

21 October 2014 News and Analysis

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

European scientists rally to protest jobs and funding crisis

17 October 2014 News and Analysis

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

Science roadmap for next parliament unveiled

16 October 2014 News and Analysis

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UK Campaign for Science and Engineering wants funding to match US levels and VAT exemptions for R&D

Cannabis chemists look for professional recognition  

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

Quotas proposed to back younger US researchers  

Legislator wants National Institutes of Health to reduce median age of first-time grantees...

Pyrolysis touted as billion dollar US industry  

Rapid deployment of plastics-to-oil could add $9 billion to America’s economy and 40,000...

US ramps up rare diseases research  

National Institutes of Health spends $29 million to study more than 200 rare diseases

World’s first carbon capture coal plant opens  

A $1.4 billion retrofit of a Canadian power station will mean 1 million tonnes of carbon d...


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