'We're not going to be silent': Why scientists are marching this weekend

Leslie Paul is living out her childhood dream of being a scientist, but the cancer researcher is worried her lab's funding may dry up under the Trump administration.

The 36-year-old is part of a lab that works to cure aggressive melanoma, as well as a blood cancer called multiple myeloma. More than 70% of the funding for her lab at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo comes from the National Institutes of Health or its member agencies.

President Trump's budget proposal, unveiled in...


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