Research supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is in serious jeopardy: Because Congress was unable to reach agreement on how to reduce the deficit by March 1, 2013, President Obama issued an order implementing the automatic, across-the-board spending cuts known as "sequestration." Under sequestration, the NIH budget will be cut by an additional $1.6 billion over the remainder of 2013.
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