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Support for basic science has been eclipsed by initiatives aimed at specific medical problems. The latest example is the dismantling of the Skirball Institute at NYU School of Medicine. Here, we reflect on the achievements and mission underlying the Skirball to gain insight into the dividends of maintaining a basic science vision within the academic enterprises.

Original publication

DOI

10.1016/j.cell.2022.02.008

Type

Journal article

Journal

Cell

Publication Date

03/03/2022

Volume

185

Pages

755 - 758