China has steadily expanded funding for scientific research, and ratings of Chinese universities have improved, leading scientists from the US and elsewhere to pursue education and careers there. "You really have a lot of freedom here. ... The grant funding is easier to get, and that frees you up to think more," said chemist Jon Antilla.
Research climate, funding attract US researchers to China
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