Kevin M. Wilson

ASCB Council and Committee Members on the Hill

August 27, 2019
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In June members of the ASCB Council were joined by members of various ASCB committees for a series of meetings…

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Budget cuts slice deep into U of Alaska science

August 21, 2019
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A decision by Alaska’s Governor Mike Dunleavy to insist on more than $400 million in cuts to large portions of…

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UPDATED: Important new regulations on foreign financial connections

August 6, 2019

Recent media attention has focused on reported espionage by foreign nations in research laboratories in the United States. U.S. intelligence…

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Important NIH regulations on foreign financial connections

June 25, 2019
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Recent science media attention has focused on foreign nations stealing data and research results from research laboratories in the United…

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Good news so far for NIH budget

June 25, 2019
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Recent congressional hearings on the FY20 U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) budget were a bipartisan lovefest. The support for…

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ASCB president visits NIGMS

June 14, 2019
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ASCB President Andrew Murray traveled to Bethesda, MD, in April to visit the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)…

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ASCB opposes Trump Administration’s halt to fetal tissue research

June 6, 2019
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The American Society for Cell Biology, a professional society of more than 8,000 basic biomedical researchers in all 50 states…

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conflict of interest

Federally funded researchers must meet conflict of interest requirements

June 5, 2019
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Recent news reports about potential theft of U.S. scientific intellectual property (IP) and scientific results are raising concerns in both…

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Five months and one government shutdown late

May 7, 2019
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It was over five months late and resulted in a 35-day government shutdown, but Congress and the president have finally…

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2019 State of the Union

State of the Union, take two

May 3, 2019
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Nothing happens easily or on time these days in Washington, DC. The original date for the 2019 State of the…

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