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Why we left academia: Corporate scientists reveal their motives

28 December 2017

Elie Dolgin

Five scientists discuss the reasons they moved to an industry lab.

The 7 ingredients for building a science city

30 October 2017

Nature Index

What does it take to create a metropolis of knowledge and innovation?

On the biotech block

26 October 2017

Alexandra Ossola

New York's expensive office and lab spaces have deterred innovative life science firms, but with growing support for start-ups, the scene is changing.

Paris, a tight-knit research community

26 May 2016

Proximity can be a strong factor in research partnerships