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Top 5 corporate institutions for scientific research in 2018

10 September 2019

Bec Crew

These organizations are the most prolific in high-quality research.

Desperately seeking scientists

12 August 2019

Jeffrey M. Perkel

When so many email addresses on journal articles don’t work, we have a problem.

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.

Corporate collaboration boosts buzz on research

1 December 2017

Nature Index

Papers authored by academic and corporate partners are more widely discussed online.

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.