Tag Archives: Biomedical Research

FASEB to Host Workshop on Responsible Communication of Basic Biomedical Research

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology on June 22 will host a workshop in partnership with the National Institute of General Medical Sciences to explore the effects on the scientific enterprise of misrepresented or overstated research results. The workshop will bring together scientists, journalists, institutional public information officers, and other stakeholders to discuss… Read More »

FASEB analysis: Which political party is better for biomedical research?

Does the National Institutes of Health (NIH) fare better when Democrats or Republicans are in control? An analysis from the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) examined the NIH budget over the last 35 years and failed to find a strong correlation between the party in the White House or in control of… Read More »

Now available: audio versions of ‘Breakthroughs in Bioscience’

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) announces the release of audio versions of four of the latest articles in the Breakthroughs in Bioscience and Horizons in Bioscience series. This new format provides a supplement to the original text articles. “The audio files will allow people to enjoy the Breakthroughs in Bioscience and… Read More »

FASEB urges Congress to pass spending bills, thanks President

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) and its member societies issued a letter on September 30 urging Congress to pass an FY 2016 funding bill that includes increases for scientific research. Earlier this year, the House and Senate Appropriations Committees approved legislation to increase funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH)… Read More »

New FASEB Factsheet Calls on Congress to Restore NIH Funding

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) kicked off an autumn advocacy campaign this month to encourage lawmakers to increase funding for research in the United States. In preparation for upcoming congressional budget negotiations, FASEB released a new research funding factsheet urging members of Congress to pass a fiscal year 2016 budget bill… Read More »