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The latest developments around the fields of

  • Energy
  • Genetics/Genomics
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  • Robotics/AI

Patients First Act of 2017 (HR 2918 / S 2956, 115th Congress)

  • Government
  • Elected Body
  • Genetics/Genomics
  • Neuroscience

Original Development Brief – Promotes and facilitates stem cell research showing evidence of substantial clinical benefit to patients, while placing restrictions on the creation, injury, and destruction of embryos for such research.

Updated last June 25, 2018
for the 06/15/2017 version of HR 2918 and the 05/24/2018 version of S 2956.

Acupuncture for Our Heroes Act (HR 2838, 115th Congress)

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Elected Body
  • Neuroscience

Original Development Brief  – Mandates the development of an acupuncture program to provide access to acupuncturist services through the Department of Veteran Affairs.

Updated last October 10, 2017
for the 06/08/2017 version of HR 2838.

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