• STAT+: Congress is closer than ever to formally authorizing ARPA-H. But the details aren't as final as they seem

    7 days ago - By STAT

    WASHINGTON - It seemed like the debate over President Biden's new high-stakes science agency, ARPA-H, was over.
    Congress set aside $1 billion in funding. Cities began to lobby to host the new research office's headquarters. And health secretary Xavier Becerra settled the lone point of controversy: The new agency, he declared in March, will exist not independently, but as a branch of the National Institutes of Health. Continue to STAT+ to read the full story...
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