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Their goals may be different, and so may the paths they are taking to reach them, but the universities aged 50 and under featured in this Nature Index supplement are proof that youth need not be a barrier to strong research performance.
Now in its second year, The Global Innovation Hubs Index tracks the innovation performance of 50 cities/metropolitan areas around the world, and the development of those cities into global innovation hubs.
The progressive damage to the retina seen in the most common advanced form of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) cannot currently be slowed, let alone stopped. Researchers are pursuing a wide variety of strategies to change this.
China’s pharmaceutical industry is increasingly well-placed to grow as it becomes more globally focussed through international partnerships, increasing innovation and bedding down recent regulatory change.