Obstacles facing translational research in academic medical centers

@article{Pober2001ObstaclesFT,
  title={Obstacles facing translational research in academic medical centers},
  author={J. Pober and C. Neuhauser},
  journal={The FASEB Journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={15},
  pages={2303 - 2313}
}
Over the last quarter of the 20th century, there has been a boom in biomedical research discoveries that, for the most part, has not been successfully exploited for improving medical therapy or diagnosis. This lack of success is surprising because there is a broad consensus within academic medical centers (AMCs) that a primary mission is to move scientific discoveries into meaningful clinical outcomes, and there are numerous opportunities for doing so. We illustrate the latter point with 10… Expand
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