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The immunological aspects of neural grafting

The immunological aspects of neural grafting

Date: October 10, 1989
Creator: Hickey, William F.
Description: This report starts out with an overview of the immune system, describes the central nervous system (CNS), and future consideration.
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Legal and regulatory issues for neural grafts

Legal and regulatory issues for neural grafts

Date: October 1989
Creator: Andrews, Lori B.
Description: This report discusses the use of neural grafts from fetuses that is showing some success for the treatment of disorders such as Parkinson's disease.
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The role of private business in distance learning: the educational partnership

The role of private business in distance learning: the educational partnership

Date: June 1989
Creator: Otterman, Lloyd O. & Pease, Pamela S.
Description: This report explicates private corporation's role in developing and executing educational partnerships to serve elementary and secondary schools. It discusses the impact of these partnerships on distance learning. as well as the cooperative role of private enterprise in serving the public authority by addressing the educational needs as the local, regional, state and national levels.
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The effects of distance learning: a summary of the literature: paper for the Congress of the United States, Office of Technology Assessment

The effects of distance learning: a summary of the literature: paper for the Congress of the United States, Office of Technology Assessment

Date: May 1989
Creator: Moore, Michael G.
Description: This report offers a brief review of the general characteristics of distance education, and reports the research of the 1980s on the main issues in teaching, learning, educational planning. organization and policy making with regard to use of communications technology in contemporary distance education.
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New developments in neuroscience: neural transplants and nerve regeneration technologies: ethical issues: final draft

New developments in neuroscience: neural transplants and nerve regeneration technologies: ethical issues: final draft

Date: January 13, 1989
Creator: Gervais, Karen G.
Description: The focal point of this report is elaboration of the metaphysical and ethical issues raised by neural transplants.
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Reconstructing the brain: new strategies for brain disease

Reconstructing the brain: new strategies for brain disease

Date: 1989
Creator: McKay, Ronald D.G.
Description: This report the use of new methods in molecular biology in the transplant process to arrest or correct brain disease. The report discusses the nature and consequences of these new methods for brain transplant technology.
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Biotechnology in a global economy: Biotechnology developments in Asia - A financial prespective

Biotechnology in a global economy: Biotechnology developments in Asia - A financial prespective

Date: June 1991
Creator: United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment
Description: This report discusses the biotechnology development, government, research institutes and industry and finance in the following countries: Singapore, Thailand, South Korea, and Taiwan.
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New developments in neuroscience: historical and ethical issues in neural transplants

New developments in neuroscience: historical and ethical issues in neural transplants

Date: 1989
Creator: Pinkus, Rosa L.
Description: This report investigates neuroscience, it explores the social and intellectual context surrounding advances in neurosciences.
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Economic incentives and disincentives for recycling of municipal solid waste

Economic incentives and disincentives for recycling of municipal solid waste

Date: December 1988
Creator: Franklin Associates, Ltd.
Description: This report is divided into an Executive Summary and four chapters. These chapters examine Federal subsidies to virgin materials, the potential for Federal subsidies for recycled materials, Federal subsidies for alternative energy sources, and state efforts at increasing recycling through tax incentives.
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Quarterly Report Office of Technology Assessment, July 1 - September 30, 1984

Quarterly Report Office of Technology Assessment, July 1 - September 30, 1984

Date: 1984
Creator: Office of Technology Assessment
Description: Quarterly report detailing the progress and budget of the Office of Technology Assessment.
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