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The physician scientist: balancing clinical and research duties

Physician scientists bridge the gap between biomedical research and clinical practice. However, the continuing decrease in number of people who choose this career path poses a threat to the advancement of biomedical science and the translation of research findings to clinical practice.

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Morel, P., Ross, G. The physician scientist: balancing clinical and research duties. Nat Immunol 15, 1092–1094 (2014).

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