Federal Funding of Medical Research
The subcommittee examined a report that claimed that the Scripps Research Institute in California holds patents on technologies without revealing they were funded by taxpayers. They also discussed methods to prevent this from recurring.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Wendy Baldwin Deputy Director National Institutes of Health
- William Beers Senior Vice President Scripps Research Institute
- Douglas Bingham General Counsel Scripps Research Institute
- Michael Davis Professor Cleveland State University->Law School
- Jeffrey Grant Director National Institutes of Health->Office of Extramural Research
- Michael Hill Assistant Inspector General Department of Health and Human Services
- James Packard Love Member Taxpayer Assets Project
- David Pryal Auditor Department of Health and Human Services
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