International Collaboration: The Right Ties Can Save Lives and Move Mountains

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Science  17 Nov 1995:
Vol. 270, Issue 5239, pp. 1144-1147
DOI: 10.1126/science.270.5239.1144


Shanghai—In the past few years, Chinese researchers have been establishing fruitful connections with colleagues abroad. Such collaborations can provide much-needed funds and equipment, international exposure, and more access to publishing in the top journals. For overseas collaborators, they can provide partnerships with topflight scientists and access to a unique research environment.