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    Raising the Roof on a Scientific Career

    The Science Careers feature last week on career renewal has pointed us towards several stories involving strange career turns, including this report, spotted by editor Jim Austin, on Wayne Marasco, M.D., Ph.D., appearing today on the U.S. News and World Report site. According to the article, Marasco developed a technique for identifying common anti… Read More
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    New Biomedical Program Funds Early-Career Scientists

    Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) announced today a new $300 milion program to recognize the best biomedical scientists still starting up their careers. Through this Early Career Scientist Program, HHMI aims to support outstanding researchers with 2 to 6 years experience running their own labs. At this stage in their careers, as the program an… Read More
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    Toronto Bank Funds Biomedical Fellowships (Yes, a bank.)

    Leading companies in industries such as pharmaceuticals and integrated circuits have long funded research fellowships in science, but now a bank has done the same thing. In late November, Toronto-Dominion (TD) Bank donated $1 million to research institutes at Toronto’s Mount Sinai Hospital to fund biomedical research. One of the TD grants wil… Read More