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Science  03 Aug 2012:
Vol. 337, Issue 6094, pp. 503
DOI: 10.1126/science.1227820

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“When everybody gets to one side of the boat, it usually tips over.” that saying may have originated on Wall Street, but it also stands as a warning to those charting the future of U.S. biomedical research. If the United States focuses too much of its investment on one part of the research continuum, the entire enterprise may sink.