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Dean Jackson pitches cancer clinical trial proposal to Minnesota Legislature.
The University of Minnesota Medical School is asking the Legislature to act in this session.
"We need support to be able to continue to train doctors that will serve Minnesotans."
Chainbreaker was established with the objective to fund life-saving cancer research.
The budget proposal announced last week was a wake-up call for the health sciences. While it is true that presidential budget proposals are only a first step in the federal budget process, the proposed 18 percent cut to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has the potential to diminish science as a national priority. It is important that all of us speak out and remind our elected officials that science and discovery are critical to our country’s future.