Herding CATS

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Science Translational Medicine  24 Aug 2011:
Vol. 3, Issue 97, pp. 97cm24
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3002837


The U.S. National Institutes of Health’s new National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) should be refocused to spur innovation and renamed in a way that doesn’t further polarize the scientific community. This Commentary offers some suggestions for both types of transformations.


  • Citation: G. A. Petsko, Herding CATS. Sci. Transl. Med. 3, 97cm24 (2011).

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