The Race to Commercialize Biotechnology: Molecules, Market and the State in Japan and the US [NOOK Book]

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Written in an accessible style, The Race to Commercialize Biotechnology is designed for those with research interests in Asian Studies, Public Policy and Comparative Politics as well as Science and Technology.
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The Race to Commercialize Biotechnology: Molecules, Market and the State in Japan and the US

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Written in an accessible style, The Race to Commercialize Biotechnology is designed for those with research interests in Asian Studies, Public Policy and Comparative Politics as well as Science and Technology.
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Meet the Author

Steven W. Collins is Associate Professor in the Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences Program at the University of Washington.
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Table of Contents

List of illustrations
Series editor's preface
Preface and acknowledgements
Abbreviations
1 Introduction 1
2 Firms, technological regimes, and national innovation systems 18
3 Biotechnology and national innovation systems in the US and Japan 34
4 The emergence of commercial biotechnology in the US 79
5 The emergence of commercial biotechnology in Japan 119
6 Conclusions 147
Notes 156
Index 182
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