Grantees must disclose financial interest in companies relevant to research

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Researchers receiving grants from the National Institutes of Health would face tougher disclosure rules under an amendment to the economic stimulus bill introduced by Sens. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Herb Kohl (D-WI). The legislation would mandate that all grantees receiving funds in excess of $250,000 disclose the amount of the primary investigator's significant financial interest in companies relevant to the research. 
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