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The National Academies Keck Futures Initiative Designing Nanostructures at the Interface between Biomedical and Physical Systems:Conference Focus Group Summaries

Last November, the National Academies Keck Futures Initiative held the Designing Nanostructures at the Interface Between Biomedical and Physical Systems conference at which researchers from science, engineering and medicine discussed recent developments in nanotechnology, directions for future research, and possible ...

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Strategies to Leverage Research Funding: Guiding DOD's Peer Reviewed Medical Research Programs

Since 1992 the Department of Defense (DOD), through the U.S. Army Medical Research and Material Command, has received congressionally earmarked appropriations for programs of biomedical research on prostate, breast, and ovarian cancer; neurofibromatosis; tuberous sclerosis; and other health problems. Appropriations for these Congressionally Directed ...

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(Sackler NAS Colloquium) Regenerative Medicine

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Exploring Challenges, Progress, and New Models for Engaging the Public in the Clinical Research Enterprise: Clinical Research Roundtable Workshop Summary

This report is a summary of a workshop focused on exploring the role of the public in the Clinical Research Enterprise. The Clinical Research Enterprise depends upon practitioners, policy makers, and others for participation in trials, ethical review of research, ...

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Large-Scale Biomedical Science: Exploring Strategies for Future Research

The nature of biomedical research has been evolving in recent years. Technological advances that make it easier to study the vast complexity of biological systems have led to the initiation of projects with a larger scale and scope. ...

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Sharing Publication-Related Data and Materials: Responsibilities of Authorship in the Life Sciences

Biologists communicate to the research community and document their scientific accomplishments by publishing in scholarly journals. This report explores the responsibilities of authors to share data, software, and materials related to their publications. In addition to describing the principles that support ...

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The Genomic Revolution: Unveiling the Unity of Life

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Scientific and Medical Aspects of Human Reproductive Cloning

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(Sackler NAS Colloquium) Neural Signaling

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Public Confidence and Involvement in Clinical Research: Symposium Summary, Clinical Roundtable, September 2000

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