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Closing the gap
Apopular measure of inflation is based on the consumer price index (CPI). The total CPI measures the price of a market-based basket of goods and services, relative to the base year. Core CPIExpand
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Closing the gaps.
  • P. Smaglik
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • Nature
  • 20 March 2008
Transparency or competitive advantage? Conflicting values When this question is posed in this way, there is a danger that it may be inferred that these two values are mutually exclusive alternatives.Expand
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Tissue donors use their influence in deal over gene patent terms
Washington. A patent application for a disease-causing gene has been filed jointly by the researchers who isolated the gene and the patient advocacy group that helped them make the discovery.
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Lessons from literature
His old methodology mentor helps Arrowsmith find some solace at a well-funded private institute (lesson 3: networking pays). But, free of patients and politics, he is instead challenged by economicsExpand
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Ghosts in the machine
  • P. Smaglik
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • Nature
  • 26 February 2004
These days, it is increasingly common to find that you can use the Internet to apply for a job or a grant. This might be convenient, but is it likely to be successful? For some who recently appliedExpand
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Career paths: Where are they now?
Despite obstacles, many of those who kept Naturejobs postdoc and graduate journals in the past six years have been successful — but not always in ways they had anticipated.
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An industrial revolution
Even though the respondents came from a variety of disciplines — including engineering, economics and chemistry — they consistently gave three reasons for this switch. First, academia offers too fewExpand
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Making Sense of Antisense
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Draft data leave geneticists with a mountain still to climb
The human genome sequence must now be completed and annotated by the publicly funded Human Genome Project.
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Proteomics technology: Character references
Towards an integrated approach.
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