A accurate, if skeptical, “assessment(link to The Age newspaper)”:http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2003/07/05/1057179206260.html of public science from “James Watson(link to Cold Harbor Laboratories bio of Watson)”:http://www.cshl.org/public/SCIENCE/Watson.html who complains that much funding for cancer—and other (?)—research is being wasted on grants for irrelevant academic studies. The ‘scientific community’ keeping itself in a job. bq. “The main function of the scientific community is . . . maintaining the community. (It) doesn’t want to give any one person a lot of money”
Peter Gallagher is a leading Australian consultant on trade and public policy.[bio].
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