FASEB Releases District-Specific Factsheets Highlighting the Federal Investment in Research

By Meghan McCabe The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) is pleased to announce the release of new district factsheets highlighting federal research funding in nearly 400 congressional districts, Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Each factsheet lists the number of institutions receiving funding, the total amount of […]

FASEB Holds Second “Sustaining Discovery” Roundtable

By Howard Garrison On September 16, the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) hosted its second roundtable in a series of discussions on “Sustaining Discovery,” this time focusing on the research workforce. The 27 participants included representatives of FASEB societies, senior officials from federal agencies, officers of other research organizations, and labor economists […]

NPR Series Features Stories on U.S. Biomedical Research

By Allison Lea Over the last few weeks, NPR’s Morning Edition aired several stories on scientists and the current landscape of biomedical research in the U.S., the first of which titled, “U.S. Science Suffering from Booms and Busts in Funding,” cited data provided by the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. The story, which […]