New Developments in Biotechnology: U.S. Investment in Biotechnology

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This special report is the fourth in a series of OTA studies being carried out under an assessment of “New Developments in Biotechnology, ” requested by the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. This fourth report in the series describes the levels and types of investment currently being made by the Federal, State, and private sectors. Ten major issues that affect investment were identified.

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295 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. July 1988.

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This special report is the fourth in a series of OTA studies being carried out under an assessment of “New Developments in Biotechnology, ” requested by the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. This fourth report in the series describes the levels and types of investment currently being made by the Federal, State, and private sectors. Ten major issues that affect investment were identified.

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295 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. New Developments in Biotechnology: U.S. Investment in Biotechnology, report, July 1988; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39931/: accessed September 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.