TITLE

Priorities and research

PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;2/6/2010, Vol. 166 Issue 6, p154
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author offers views on the documents released in Great Britain, which include the evidence investment strategy of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) and the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council's (BBSRC) strategic plan for 2010-2015. The author comments on the remarks given by DEFRA Secretary of State Hilary Benn regarding the investment strategy. The author also discusses the positive aspects of BBSRC's plan.
ACCESSION #
48183007

 

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