The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been left red-faced
after a survey recently released by the Union of Concerned
Scientists (UCS), found a "disturbing level of interference in the
The controversy surrounding new conflict-of-interest regulations at
the US National Institutes of Health has prompted the Science
Advisory Board to look closely at what constitutes acceptable
industrial pursuits for government scientists...
In response to industry and customer demand, Elsevier is to build
an electronic notebook (ELN) designed for the life sciences
industry and which will significantly reduce cycle time in
biopharmaceutical R&D, writes Wai Lang Chu.