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- Analyst: First Quarter of 2015 Crucial to ProSensa Holding N.V., BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. Deal
- Novartis AG Fires Scientist Who Falsified Data In 6 Research Papers
- Actavis Plans To Cut Jobs And Expand In China
- Genentech Defends Supply Shift For Top Cancer Drugs
- AstraZeneca PLC, Ranbaxy Laboratories Lose Bid To Derail Nexium Landmark Trial
- Bayer AG Continues Efforts To Sell Diabetes Device Unit
- Cell Medica Rakes In $78 Million Series B To Advance Cancer Program
- PROMETHERA Biosciences S.A./N.V. Raises $31.4 Million Series C
- Eleven Biotherapeutics Scores Additional $20 Million Financing
- VC Raises $450M For New Health Fund
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- Federal judge: Workers can challenge OPT extension
A federal judge says that tech workers can challenge a Bush-era immigration order that allows foreign STEM students to work an extra 19 months.
- Winners and losers from President Obama’s immigration plan
An immigration expert says the executive action will hurt U.S. tech workers, but for scientists the impact seems benign.
- The road to Ebola
For scientists conducting basic research on the Ebola virus, evolving priorities are a way of life.
- One foot in academia, the other in industry
Jyoti Mishra’s unusual postdoc allowed her to connect basic science with its potential applications.
- Skill shortage or ineffective hiring?
An article in Information Week and a leading labor expert argue that the so-called skills shortage is really a failing of companies’ human resources function.
- Postdocs speak up
As many senior scientists dither and protect the status quo, postdocs organize a conference to take matters into their own hands.
- Why networking feels so ‘icky’
Networking feels “icky” when you feel like you’re exploiting other people for personal gain.
- Packaging workforce data for public consumption
A new resource from the National Science Board makes data more accessible, but it also gives it a spin.
- A union contract gives Tufts adjuncts ‘unheard-of’ rights
Among the most important is the right to be considered for tenure-track jobs.
- On technology transfer and kitten piles
In a letter to Science Careers and its readers, Adam Ruben’s “pseudo twin” asks, “What better way to maximize your real-world impact than through technology transfer?”