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February 25th, 2005

Minsters say no to nano centre funding

The government has rejected academics' calls for funding for a new nanotechnology centre, but has accepted that more research is needed to allow it to implement a sensible regulatory structure.

Responding to the proposals in research it commissioned itself, the Department of Trade and Industry's Office of Science and Technology did agree to a review of safety regulations to assess the impact of the "science of the very small" on public health and the environment.


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