Young Researchers in Japan

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Science  26 Apr 2013:
Vol. 340, Issue 6131, pp. 407
DOI: 10.1126/science.1239057

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Next month in Tokyo, Asia's largest biotechnology event will take place—the International Bio Technology Exhibition and Conference. Japan's traditional strength in both biology and technology makes it a very appropriate site for this forum. But over the long term, Japan's science and technology future will require that our nation place a much stronger focus on encouraging risk taking and independence for promising young scientists.