Published online 22 April 2010 | Nature | doi:10.1038/news.2010.197
US to overhaul restrictions on sensitive material
Export reform effort could help scientists who collaborate with foreign researchers
Secretary of Defense Robert Gates
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In a move hailed by academics and industry leaders, the Obama administration is proposing sweeping changes to the government's system for controlling the export of technology and knowledge to foreign nations. The existing system of export controls has grown more restrictive over the past READ COMPLETE ARTICLE