Seven Young China Scientists Given $650,000 Howard Hughes Medical Institute Awards  
1/26/2012 2:23:47 PM

January 26, 2012 -- The Howard Hughes Medical Institute handed out 28 grants to young scientists who came to the US for their education and then returned to their native countries to continue their work. Of the total, seven – one in four – came from China. And four of the seven have found a home at Beijing’s National Institute of Biological Sciences. The awards carry a financial prize of $650,000 over five years. More details....