Science Policy
Sunday 22 October, 2017

Stanford to develop next-gen vaccines with $50M grant from Gates foundation

Stanford University today announced that it has received a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to accelerate efforts in vaccine development.  More...

by BioNews | Published 3 years ago
Infosys prize winners
By BioNews On Monday, January 5th, 2015

Infosys felicitates six researchers and scientists

Infosys Science Foundation (ISF) Monday awarded six researchers and scientists for their stellar contribution to science and research Monday here.  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

US President Obama seeks more funds to fight Ebola

US President Barack Obama has asked his countrymen not to let down their guard even for a minute against the Ebola outbreak  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Nature Magazine is offering free access to research papers

All research papers from the scientific journal Nature will now be available free to read in a screen-view format  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, March 30th, 2014

Umeå University becomes national resource for advanced electron microscopy in Sweden

Umeå University in Sweden will be a national resource for advanced electron microscopy thanks to a contribution  More...

By IANS On Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Science education poor in Myanmar: Suu Kyi

Myanmar’s iconic pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi said in Inda this Saturday science education  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 1st, 2012

Misconduct, Not Error, Accounts For Most Scientific Paper Retractions

New Study Finds 10-Fold Increase in Fraud-Related Retractions In sharp contrast to previous studies suggesting that errors account for the majority of retracted scientific papers, a new analysis—the most comprehensive More...

By BioNews On Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

China, ASEAN seek science cooperation

China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have launched a plan to boost cooperation in the fields of  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, August 7th, 2011

Even Nobel Prize-winning ideas take a long time to get accepted, finds study

The path of success for Nobel Prize laureates in the sciences isn’t a straight shot from obscurity to never-  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

India to double expenditure on science research

India will double its spending on research and development related to science and technology during the  More...