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Gene jockeys : life science and the making of the first biotech drugs / Nicolas Rasmussen.

  • Rasmussen, Nicolas, 1962-
Date
2014
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014.

Physical description

viii, 249 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

Biology, industry, and the Cold War -- The insulin trophy -- Growing pains : commercial strains on a way of life -- The interferon derby : markets in credit, tournaments of value -- EPO : the making of the biotech blockbuster -- tPA the end of the beginning.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    AOD.AA9
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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 9781421413402
  • 142141340X