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The March for Science is the first step of a global movement to defend the vital role science plays in our health, safety, economies, and governments.  Join us in Washington, DC on April 22, 2017!  For more information, please visit: https://www.marchforscience.com/

The White House is proposing cuts to the National Institutes of Health’s budget, targeting research grants. The proposed NIH cuts would wipe $50 million from funding for IDeA grants, which are intended to help spread biomedical research geographically across the United States. The rest, nearly $1.2 billion, would more broadly reduce research grant funding.  View the  ...

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The Society For Biomaterials proudly announces its Newly Elected Officers

President-Elect

Andrés J. García, PhD Rae S. and Frank H. Neely Chair and Regents’ Professor George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering Georgia Institute of Technology

Biographical Sketch: Andrés J. García is the Rae S. and Frank H....

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Every time you throw a ball, swing a golf club, reach for a jar on a shelf, or cradle a baby, you can thank your rotator cuff. This nest of tendons connecting your arm bone to your shoulder socket is a functional marvel, but it’s also prone to tearing and difficult to surgically repair. Now, a team of researchers from UConn Health has found a way to regenerate rotator cuff tendons after they’...

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AIChE Area 8b (Biomaterials) Graduate Student Award Session 2017 Application Solicitation Summary The 2017 AIChE Materials Engineering and Sciences Division Area 8b (Biomaterials) is pleased to announce the fourth annual Graduate Student Award Session to be held at the 2017 AIChE Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This session will honor graduate students whose research achievements, in...

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