As Cuts Take Effect, Unease Takes Hold in the Lab

U. of Kentucky Research

Michael Reid and a graduate student work on an NIH-sponsored project at the U. of Kentucky on treatments for muscle weakness. Potential budget cuts as a result of the federal sequestration are a "pervasive, underlying stress on biomedical researchers," he says.
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At the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Michael B. Reid frets that a senior scientist might retire from research to work in patient care. At the University of California at Riverside, Frances M. Sladek fears she may have to lay off her...

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