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englisch | 28.05.2020

US: Survey Data Highlight COVID-19 Impacts on Science Collections

The American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS), Biodiversity Collections Network (BCoN), Natural Science Collections Alliance (NSC Alliance),...

Coronavirus-News | 12.05.2020

US: NIH Terminates Bat Coronavirus Research Grant

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has terminated a grant supporting research in China on how coronaviruses spread from bats to humans, according...

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Coronavirus-News | 14.04.2020

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Recommends Suspending Bat Research

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has issued an advisory to bat researchers, recommending that scientists suspend some fieldwork involving...

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Coronavirus-News | 31.03.2020

US: Scientific, Medical Groups Call for Lifting Ban on Fetal Tissue Research

A group of 100 research societies, professional organizations, and universities has urged President Trump to lift the ban on federally funded research...

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englisch | 19.02.2020

US President Proposes Cuts at NSF

According to the budget proposal, NSF will continue to invest in its Big Ideas and Convergence Accelerator, providing support for “bold inquiries into...

englisch | 06.02.2020

Studying in the UK after Brexit

Home to both modern parliamentary democracy and the Industrial Revolution, the UK is one of the most popular study destinations for many students...

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englisch | 04.02.2020

WHO Warns About Lack of R&D on Antimicrobial Resistance

Two recent reports by the World Health Organization (WHO) have found that the pipeline for new antibiotic agents is weak and that government...

englisch | 03.02.2020

UK: Royal Society of Biology will continue to highlight bioscience priorities to Government post-Brexit

The Royal Society of Biology (RSB) - partner of VBIO - will continue to facilitate active discussion between the biosciences community and...

englisch | 27.01.2020

Brexit – what now for universities?

Many in the university sector are committed to the European idea and regret the UK’s exit from the Union. There is widespread concern about how this...