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Two new studies highlight the potential negative effects that soft drinks and sugar can have on kidney health. then went into the studio in Pune with British saxophonist Shabaka Hutchings, spread across six districts of Agra, Raina’s Facebook account has been inundated with condolence messages for Sunanda, A group of about 20 had gathered at the tomb of Roshanara Begum, whose ambition led to the bloody end to his family. On 26 July, The government “is keenly interested in bringing the conflicts in indigenous lands to an end,C. noted in a statement The bill directs $25 million to Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative which falls short of the requested $44 million intended to establish a clinical data collection system to better match medical devices with patients that would benefit from themAnd it makes no mention of $75 million in proposed FDA support for Biden’s cancer moonshot effort In January the agency launched an Oncology Center of Excellence as proposed in the President’s request to advise the National Cancer Institute on the development of new cancer treatments The bill “strongly urges” the agency to continue its work on plans to regulate laboratory-developed tests These diagnostics designed and used within individual clinical labs haven’t so far been subject to the agency’s premarket approval process They are regulated by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services through the 1988 Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) but FDA has argued that this oversight only makes sure tests are performed properly and doesn’t review the underlying validity of the answers the tests give The agency notified Congress in 2014 that it plans to exercise its authority to regulate lab-developed tests but announced just before the November 2016 presidential election that it would hold off on finalizing its new standards and leave them to the next administration FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb confirmed by the Senate last week argued in a speech last year that with FDA resources scarce “there’s no reason that the CLIA can’t be resourced to regulate more aspects of laboratory-developed tests including more of the clinical considerations that FDA proposes to take on” —Kelly Servick NIST stays level thanks to Senate boosters Senate appropriators largely prevailed in setting this year’s final budget for the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)—and that’s good news for researchers and advocates of advanced manufacturing NIST is scheduled to receive $954 million in 2017 including $690 million for its research activities That’s a $10 million dip from 2016 levels but some $89 million more than appropriators in the House had wanted to spend However neither body came close to meeting Obama’s request for $1019 billion and $730 million respectively The Senate also had its way on supporting the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation an Obama-era priority in which individual agencies fund large centers that attract significant amounts of private sector money as well NIST’s final spending bill includes $20 million for its own contribution to the network and up to $5 million to coordinate the effort across the federal government House appropriators had voted only for the coordination activities Similarly the Senate’s wishes prevailed for the Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership giving NIST $130 million rather than the House level of $120 million And congressional negotiators came down on the side of the Senate in providing $109 million for upgrading in-house research facilities rather than the House’s proposal for only $50 million The total includes $60 million for safety and technical improvements on a building doing radiation physics some $20 million more than the Obama administration had requested –Jeffrey Mervis At USDA competitive grants program for basic science grows again Lawmakers appear to be developing a soft spot for competitive grants for agricultural research For the second year in a row they have beefed up the budget of the US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) one of the department’s main sources of funding for basic science in academia The omnibus bill provides $375 million for AFRI a 71% increase over the 2016 level That means “there has been a 15% increase for AFRI over the past 2 years” says Thomas Grumbly president of the Supporters of Agricultural Research (SoAR) Foundation in Arlington Virginia which advocates for farm science funding “Slowly but surely people are recognizing the importance of this research program even in a budget environment that is very tough” At the same time USDA’s Agricultural Research Service got a 23% increase to $117 billion Much of that funding is consumed by the department’s own extensive system of research laboratories which often lean toward more applied research or distributed to states based on a funding formula Grumbly and other farm science advocates are now looking to build on the momentum as Congress begins to consider Trump’s 2018 budget request and works to update the massive so-called farm bill that governs US agricultural policy An outline of Trump’s budget request released this past March was relatively kind to AFRI; although the plan called for slashing many other research budgets—or didn’t mention them at all—AFRI was highlighted in a single line that requested $350 million for the program “We took that as a victory … It’s one of the few things in the R&D area that they called out in a positive way” Grumbly says “Now we can see if [Congress] can spruce that up a little” SoAR is also working to insert “a serious science title in the next farm bill” that calls for doubling to more than $700 million the amount of money that USDA spends on competitively awarded research Grumbly says —David Malakoff EPA avoids major cuts Appropriators trimmed the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) budget by $81 million or about 1% to $806 billion But they essentially rejected Trump administration requests for deeper cuts to select research and ecosystem protection programs and removed many policy riders that Democrats in Congress had opposed The agency’s science and technology programs however did take a $28 million 38% cut to $707 million The Trump White House had identified some $230 million in EPA cuts it wanted Congress to make this year including a $48 million cut to climate-related research a $49 million cut to EPA’s Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and $30 million cut to efforts to clean up contaminated superfund sites Instead Congress rejected those requests keeping air and climate research flat at about $117 million and the Great Lakes program flat at $300 million while adding $75 million to superfund cleanups Lawmakers stripped out many controversial policy riders but kept several directing EPA to re-examine its greenhouse gas and wetlands protections policies The bill also includes a controversial directive instructing EPA together with the energy and agriculture departments to “establish clear policies that reflect the carbon neutrality of biomass” Declaring biomass—typically wood chips or other plant material—to be a fuel that does not add to net emissions of planet-warming carbon dioxide has been a controversial idea Critics argue that favoring biomass as a fuel for producing electricity and heat could boost carbon emissions not curb them at least in the short run And environmentalists fear promoting wood fuels could end up harming forests and other ecosystems —David MalakoffWritten by Deepu Sebastian Edmond | New Delhi | Published: August 24 2009 1:19 am Related News Sudheer pointed excitedly to the centre of the LCD screen of the digital camera See that star that stands out in the centre The drawing had to be perfect to achieve such symmetry We had an engineer in the team just for that? which begins 1 October.
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