A survey by the Institute of Biomedical Science last year concluded 88 per cent of NHS labs were understaffed due to low pay and 58 per cent used "inappropriate or unqualified staff" for tasks such as smear tests and AIDS checks.
A survey carried out by the Institute of Biomedical Science said 88 per cent of NHS laboratories are considered understaffed and 58 per cent of them are forced to use "inappropriate or unqualified staff instead of biomedical scientists".
Dental activities include the Center for Oral Biology within the Rochester Institute of Biomedical Science, the Eastman Department of Dentistry within the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and the Eastman Dental Center within the University of Rochester Medical Center.
He is currently a Distinguished Research Fellow and Director of the Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, and Professor of Pediatrics and Genetics at Duke University Medical Center (USA).
The brain is so energy-hungry that in humans it represents 20 percent of the resting metabolic rate, even though it only represents 2 percent of body mass, suggested Professor Suzana Herculano-Houzel and Karina Fonseca-Azevedo of the Institute of Biomedical Sciences at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.