April 30 - 16:04
Biden proposes the creation of a new health research agency to help "end cancer"
In his first major speech to Congress, Joe Biden announced his plan of creating a $6.5 billion new health research agency within the National Institutes of Health to "end cancer as we know it". The agency would be modelled after the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or Darpa, and initially focus on treating cancer, diabetes and Alzheimer’s. but with a view to expanding beyond these.
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