March 23, 2017
Researchers working on EU-funded research and innovation projects will receive at least as much salary as they would get if they were working on national projects, and will be eligible for an additional bonus of up to €8000 per...
March 17, 2017
Jeffrey S. Mogil and Malcolm R. Macleod propose a new kind of paper that combines the flexibility of basic research with the rigour of clinical trials.
March 14, 2017
Many GPs are ill-informed and unsupportive when tackling Britain's leading cause of blindness, new research reveals
March 08, 2017
Amendments aim to protect autonomy and the independence of research funders from political interference.
March 03, 2017
The March for Science, set for 22 April, is creating a buzz in the scientific community.
March 01, 2017
The European Union defines a rare disease as as any disease affecting five or fewer individuals per 10,000—and most are due to nothing more than a mutation in a single gene.
February 21, 2017
The European Commission has announced the 15 members of the new High Level Group that will advise the Commission on how to strengthen support for breakthrough, market-creating innovation in Horizon 2020 and future research and...
February 20, 2017
As the public-health agency chooses a new leader, the media and politicians must be more realistic about what it can do.
February 17, 2017
The High Level Group of the Commission's Scientific Advice Mechanism (SAM) welcomes two new world-class scientists.
February 16, 2017
The finalists of the Horizon 2020-funded EU Prize for Women Innovators 2017 are announced today by the European Commission.