Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Who owns science? Call for open access to science

Sulston argues for open medicine. "A Nobel Prize-winning scientist has hit out at what he terms the "moral corruption" of the medical industry. Britain's Sir John Sulston says that profits are taking precedence over the needs of patients, particularly in the developing world. He was speaking at the launch of a new research institute into science, ethics and innovation"

See also Times letters http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/letters/article4271555.ece
Times coverage http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/science/article4272828.ece

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