Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

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The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, abbreviated FASEB, is a non-profit organization that is the principal umbrella organization of U.S. societies in the field of biological and medical research. FASEB organizes academic conferences and publishes scientific literature. It notably:

FASEB was founded in 1912 by three societies. In 1989, its then six constituent societies agreed to broaden the scope of the federation and has since grown to currently 26 individual member organizations:[1]

Its mission statement is "to advance biological science through collaborative advocacy for research policies that promote scientific progress and education and lead to improvements in human health".[1]

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  1. ^ a b "What is FASEB?". Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB). Retrieved 2008-04-06. 

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