Interesting Article From NIH’s Dr. Francis Collins About the Importance of Basic Science Research

NIH LogoMy colleague and friend, Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD, Director of the National Institutes of Health, co-authored a letter in Science confirming NIH’s continued support of basic research. The letter explains that the pursuit of fundamental knowledge is essential for the achievement of medical advances, and in turn, a healthier future.

Please take the time to read the Letter titled, “Basic science: Bedrock of progress” and share it with others who are invested and dedicated to the support and advancement for basic science research and medical care to benefit all of us.