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Biden Administration Requests Scientific Research Spending Hike

As part of the administration’s $6 trillion budget request for the 2022 fiscal year, President Joe Biden has proposed a 9% increase, or $13.5...

Congressional Bills Aim to Make Telehealth Flexibilities Permanent

Two Congressional bills introduced in late May are aiming to make telehealth flexibilities initiated during the COVID-19 pandemic permanent for Medicare and Medicaid recipients. The...

Will DIY Testing Outlive the COVID-19 Pandemic?

The COVID-19 pandemic has revolutionized diagnostic testing. As the pandemic eases and related restrictions are lifted, public health officials and scientists are looking to...

Will the FDA Crack Down on Clinical Trial Reporting Noncompliance?

The FDA has issued its first notice of noncompliance to Acceleron Pharma for failing to submit clinical trial results to ClinicalTrials.gov, the federal government’s...

Medicare Sequestration Delay Extended Through 2021

Following Senate approval, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 384-38 in favor of continuing to delay the return of Medicare sequestration through December 31....

Beam Therapeutics Develops Inlaid Base Editing Technique for SCD

Beam Therapeutics is testing a new form of CRISPR-based technology called inlaid base editing to modify cells from patients with sickle cell disease (SCD). Base...

Why Are Women Leaving the Health Care Workforce?

Since the COVID-19 pandemic arrived in the U.S., many women physicians, nurses, and other health care workers have left the workforce. In April 2020...

Many Children with SCD Not Screened for Stroke Risk

More than 20 years ago, transcranial doppler ultrasounds and blood transfusions were proven to prevent nine out of 10 strokes in children with sickle...

AMA Vows to Fight Racism in Medicine

The American Medical Association (AMA) has released a strategic plan to fight racism and white supremacy in the U.S. health care system. The association,...

Moderate Democrats Push for Bipartisan Drug Pricing Reform

On May 3, a group of 10 moderate Democrats sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi pushing for bipartisan drug pricing reform. The...
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July 2021 Bonus Mid-Year Edition, Volume 7 Issue 9

This issue features conversations with ASH Clinical Research Training Institute graduates, highlights from the virtual ASCO and EHA annual meetings, and more.

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