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Congressional Biomedical Research Caucus Briefings
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You’re getting ready to give a presentation about the importance of supporting the life sciences. It’s a great opportunity to showcase your work, and the Coalition for the Life Sciences
News & Updates
The Coalition for the Life Sciences (CLS) is extremely grateful to Congress for the bold vision to generously increase support for the federally funded life science research this year with
Representing more than 60,000 federally funded scientists across the country in every state, the Coalition for the Life Sciences (CLS) urges Congress to finalize a budget agreement and pass an
The Coalition for the Life Sciences (CLS) is very concerned with provisions in HR 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, that will adversely affect the biomedical enterprise. Congress has
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Scientists spend much of their time in the lab, doing research, writing grants, drafting papers, serving as mentors, giving presentations/seminars, and performing numerous other duties necessary to advance science. But scientists need to add one more responsibility — that of being a citizen scientist. Scientific citizenship encompasses the responsibility of the community of scientists to help the public and elected officials understand the impact of research on human health.
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