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Gender equity in funding

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Numerous studies show that gender-based bias affects the distribution of research funding, with researcher-focused assessments being particularly prone to bias. Considering the negative impact on science when bias intrudes on funding decisions, granting agencies need to improve their efforts to document, monitor and reduce it.

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Crudden, C.M. Gender equity in funding. Nat Rev Chem 6, 233–234 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41570-022-00376-8

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