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Plumbing the inner secrets of R&D

Nature Biotechnologyvolume 14pages12951296 (1996) | Download Citation



The Economic Laws of Scientific Research by Terence Kealey. St. Martin's Press, New York, 1996, pp. 382, $75.00, (hbk); Critical Success Factors in Biomedical Research and Pharmaceutical Innovation by S.W.F. Omta. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, the Netherlands, 1996, pp. 294, $124.50, (hbk); Evolutionary Innovations: Genetic Engineering for Human Growth Hormone and Insulin by Maureen D. McKelvey. Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 195, $70.00, £42.00, (hbk).

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  1. Robert Teitelman: He is the author of Gene Dreams; Wall Street, Academia and the Rise of Biotechnology; and Profits of Science: The American Marriage of Business and Technology.


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