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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 379–399.
Published: 01 September 2012
... ethnobridging studies (bio)nationalism (bio)identities governmentality local biology Japan Next to the United States, Japan is the second largest pharmaceutical market in the world in terms of expenditures ( Iseki 2001 ). Although Japan's population is only 2 percent of the world's population...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2010) 4 (3): 433–455.
Published: 01 September 2010
... © National Science Council, Taiwan 2010 2010 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Biomedicine Taiwan Bio-Bank Gene Race Ethnicity Identity politics Taiwan is an immigrant society where interethnic marriages...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 397–400.
Published: 01 September 2009
... available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Warwick Anderson has written an admirably readable book that weaves together bio-prospecting, cannibalism, colonialism, and globalization and remarkably manages to put the complexity of human relationships at the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2010
... article (Volume 4(2), 2010, forthcoming) provides insights into the confrontation between scientists and advocates for bioethics during the process of drafting the Bioethics and Bio-safety Act in South Korea that governs the controversial human embryonic stem cell research. They observe that good...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 209–228.
Published: 01 June 2014
... areas in which South Korea was thought to be more internationally competitive in the biosciences. The field was strongly promoted in Bio-Vision 2016 (2007–16)—the new science and technology policy initiative aimed at positioning South Korea as a world-leading bio-economy. Included in this state vision...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 291–313.
Published: 01 September 2016
... underestimated. As Cheng explains its significance on the company's home page, “It is challenging to conduct bio-technological research in Hong Kong. The issuance of US FDA's IND to conduct clinical studies in the US is a stamp of approval that our technology is on a par with the rest of the developed world...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 367–383.
Published: 01 September 2009
... research and Bio*One Capital, the venture capital arm of the Singapore Economic Development Board. Since the announcement of the scheme in 2000, The Singaporean Government has allocated two billion US dollars to Life Sciences research, with a further five billion announced in 2007 for Science and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 377–392.
Published: 01 December 2018
... and purpose show only too clearly. Long-standing colonial suspicions over the true identity of the native would be assuaged only when that body was irrevocably marked or technologically reduced to a more compliant form. Tattoos, lashes, branding, head bumps, and fingerprints became “bio...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 401–414.
Published: 01 September 2012
... shifting relationships. Biotech development is, indeed, a strategic goal of the Taiwanese state. Keller and Samuels published their volume in 2003, the same year that Taiwan's then-President, Chen Shui-bian announced biotech development as a national priority at the “Bio Taiwan Exhibition 2003.” In...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 233–252.
Published: 01 June 2015
... actors and the top ten grant recipients do not overlap in 2011. As funding sources have diversified after 2005, spurred by the founding of bio-venture firms, and as the top three recipients in 2005 (Hwang, Moon, and Roh) were cast out from the field, only Dong-Wook Kim (Kim DW) continues to be in the top...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 433–438.
Published: 01 September 2008
... powerful without. Following EASTS' lead, perhaps we can destabilize this. My forthcoming book, Good Science , considers empirical developments in the contemporary biomedical and life sciences, and engages bio-political theory. I investigate different scientific and ethical genealogies and their...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 497–518.
Published: 01 November 2012
... cell line in 1998, the prospect of stem cell technology has inspired considerable interest. Subsequent advances include therapeutic cloning, or somatic cell nuclear transfer, which enables scientists to generate cells that are genetically identical to those of the patient, obviating concerns over the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 465–485.
Published: 01 November 2012
...], ANT [actor network theory], Social Worlds, cyborg feminism, bio-medicalization and all that? In other words, what's the difference between EASTS studies and East Asian ‘area studies’ that apply Western STS perspectives?” (2–3). He continued, “We wondered whether a distinctive historical experience and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 563–588.
Published: 01 December 2017
... principally within the realm of economic development. Below, I engage with Kuan-Hsing Chen's subimperialist critique of Taiwan's 1990s southward policy ( nanxiang zhengce ). Chen discusses the cultural productivity and identity reformulation, through geographic realignment, that this policy generated. I...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 283–309.
Published: 01 June 2013
... ; McGaw 1987 ; Smith 1980 ). Affymetrix joined other companies, including MDS Sciex, Waters, Fluidigm, and Bio-Rad Laboratories, to form a scientific instrumentation cluster in Singapore that within two years generated 6,500 jobs and S$2 billion in output. Less than a year after the beginning of the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 125–143.
Published: 01 March 2013
... molecular biology in relation to Chinese identities and life values, this study draws on research that explores genetic testing, biobanking, and reproductive decision making in China. A historical analysis of the self-understanding of China since the late 1970s forms the basis of the argument made in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 143–164.
Published: 01 June 2018
... contentious situation, Mainichi Daily in Japan accused R&L Bio of Korea, a biotech company, of providing stem cell therapies in Fukuoka. It reported that R&L Bio illegally sent five hundred patients every month from Korea to Japan ( HanKyung Business Magazine 2013 ). This company also has been...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 321–334.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Hans 2009 . Brain Banking: Opportunities, Challenges, and Meaning for the Future . Nature Reviews Neuroscience 10 : 70 – 78 . Kurath Monika Gisler Priska 2009 . Informing, Involving, or Engaging? Science Communication, in the Ages of Atom-, Bio-, and Nanotechnology . Public...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 181–193.
Published: 01 June 2019
...: Science, Earthquakes, and Politics in Communist China .” Science in Context 25 : 127 – 54 . Fan Fa-ti . 2012b . “ Science, State, and Citizens: Notes from Another Shore .” Osiris 27 : 227 – 49 . Fan Fa-ti . 2018 . “ Can Animals Predict Earthquakes?: Bio-sentinels as Seismic...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 503–518.
Published: 01 December 2018
... homogenize itself within”; it “can remain a site of circulation and interaction, one that implicitly questions pure identity in the recognition of multiple connections and interdependence” (see also Spivak 2008 ). In other words, the region or area does not necessitate a singular mode of being or ontology...