March 11, 2014

Up to 1000 NIH Investigator's dropped out last year

Science recently published and article stating that new data shows that the number of investigators with National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding dropped sharply last year by at least 500 researchers and possibly as many as 1000. This decline suggests that a long-anticipated contraction in the number of labs supported by NIH may have finally begun. For more information, see the full article at