Research projects

The deadline for the USDA Fellowship Program in Food Security Research Projects is November 8

The USDA Office of Food Safety offers a scholarship for graduate students wishing to pursue scientific research. Applications must be submitted by 3 p.m. Eastern Time on November 8. Click on here to apply. Working closely with food safety stakeholders and partners across government, the Office of Food Safety (OFS) provides leadership and vision to […]

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NASA selects space biology research projects that will allow organisms to thrive in deep space

NASA selects space biology research projects that will allow organisms to thrive in deep space Status report of: NASA Physical and Space Life Sciences Posted: Saturday October 30th, 2021 NASA announces 10 grants or cooperative agreements for exciting new research in space biology that will enable NASA to better understand how living systems respond, acclimate […]

Animal research

AAMC joins comments clarifying animal research reporting requirements

The AAMC joined the Council on Governmental Relations (COGR) and the National Association for Biomedical Research (NABR) in comments submitted Oct. 28 to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) on ways to clarify reporting requirements in the care and use of animals in medical research. The three associations responded specifically to a notice of July […]

Animal research

Animal research | VA Health Care Pittsburgh

Find out how to prepare your research safety review submission to meet our requirements for working with animal subjects. Accreditation VAPHS is committed to conducting safe and ethical animal research. Our program is fully accredited by The Association for the Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC). In accordance with the Public Health […]

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FFA member completes research projects focused on bovine breeding – AgriNews

TAYLORVILLE, Ill. — Lizzie Schafer chooses science fair projects that will deliver results that benefit people. “That’s the most rewarding part, knowing that my results benefit the growers,” said Schafer, who is one of four finalists for an FFA National Proficiency Award in Agriscience – Animal Systems Research. “I don’t just want to do a […]

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WRF publishes five research projects for drinking reuse

The Water Research Foundation (WRF) recently published research to inform California regulations on the direct reuse of drinking water. It will be used by the Drinking Water Division of the California State Water Resources Control Board (SWB) to develop regulations for the direct reuse of drinking water in California by 2023 and ensure the protection […]

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Iowa Soybean Research Center Funds Four Iowa State Research Projects

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa Soybean Research Center recently awarded funding to four soybean research projects at Iowa State University, the largest level of funding invested in a single year by ISRC since its creation in 2014. The centre’s industry advisory board met in September to review several research ideas and offer advice on how […]

Animal research

WaPo acknowledges animal research in report of new drug treatment for COVID – Speaking of Research

October 1, 2021 Here at Speaking of Research, we’ve continually called on the media to shamelessly recognize when medical developments have relied on animal research. The public has the need and the right to understand and appreciate the all process of biomedical advancement from idea to treatment. We applaud The Washington Post, and in particular […]