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Biologists Muscle Up With Major New Protein Facilities

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Science  13 Mar 2009:
Vol. 323, Issue 5920, pp. 1417
DOI: 10.1126/science.323.5920.1417

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This month, recruitment of researchers will begin for one of China's first national labs, the National Laboratory of Protein Science. A few dozen top-notch biologists will receive generous contracts, access to top equipment, and protection from the vitality-sapping chase for research funding.