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Brexit and Trump’s disastrous effect on science


2016 has been a rollercoaster of a year with regards to political incidences. With the UK voting in favor of leaving the EU in June 2016 and then a follow up of the US voting for President-elect Donald Trump in November of the same year, this has led to a degree of uncertainty in the scientific field. With funding at the forefront of scientific research and the advancement of scientific breakthroughs, the future has been thrown into turmoil as the individuals working in both countries, the US and the UK,… Read more

Benefits of Research Being Realized – Leads to Sustained Growth for Biotech Market

  The global biotechnology market is experiencing a period of sustained growth as the benefits of research are realized. Many venture capitalists and large pharmaceutical companies are investing in biotechnology in the hope that a new drug, a so-called ‘biotech blockbuster’ will be discovered. Companies and governments alike are also beginning to understand the positive impact on agriculture. Designed agronomic traits can give plants qualities that increase production or reduce the need for other inputs such as chemical pesticides or fertilisers. All of this is creates demand and leads to… Read more