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Universities and the money fix

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Funding woes plague US biomedical researchers. But calls for more funding ignore the structural problems that push universities to produce too many scientists, argues Brian C. Martinson.

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  1. Brian C. Martinson is at HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440-1524, USA.

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