Federally-Funded Research

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Federally-Funded Research

America’s research universities are essential to the system of innovation and knowledge generation that sets the foundation for our nation’s ability to address health challenges, maintain our economic competitiveness, understand our place in a global society, and ensure our long-term economic growth.

Many of the research activities at Duke University are made possible by the federal government’s investment in basic research, and continued federal support of research is essential to maintaining our nation’s competitive edge on the global stage.