The Research Stimulus

Agres, Ted
April 2009
Drug Discovery & Development;Apr2009, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p6
The article focuses on the stimulus package being offered by the administration of U.S. president Barack Obama to the National Health Institutes (NIH) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). It informs that the government is offering an extra $10.4 billion to the NIH , of which $8.2 billion is for research grants, repair and infrastructure and the FDA will $2 billion in 2009, an increase of 20%. It also mentions about the increase in federal funding to the National Cancer Institute.


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