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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 167–186.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Tzung-wen Chen This article discusses approaches to forming a bioeconomy in Korea and Taiwan and presents examples of vaccine industrialization in the context of a dual-structured global vaccine market. The dual structure comprises high-priced vaccines manufactured by large companies that use...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 329–332.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Heong Hong Por Cooper Melinda and Waldby Catherine , Clinical Labor: Tissue Donors and Research Subjects in the Global Bioeconomy Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . 296 pp. $89.95 hardcover, $24.95 paperback . © 2016 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2016 This...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 367–383.
Published: 01 September 2009
... particular the paper engages with the implicit utopian vision of a regenerative bioeconomy evident in the Biopolis project. Biopolis is a site which brings together local and imported scientific expertise with the biological productivity of the multi-ethnic Singaporean population, who are understood as...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 341–357.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Brian Salter In pursuit of biomedical innovation states are concerned with the policies that will provide them with the capacity to position themselves in the bioeconomies of the future. Patenting policy is a central part of this approach, because without intellectual property ownership the ability...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 243–259.
Published: 01 June 2013
... scene, organ donation and brain death are interpreted through economic practices. 27 12 2011 01 12 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2013 Bioeconomy justification organ transplantation brain death controversy Organ transplantation has been debated since the 1960s in Japan, and many...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 53–75.
Published: 01 March 2010
... technology and to govern it more adequately. 27 5 2009 29 4 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. Cord blood banking Biopolitics Scientific governance Bioeconomy...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 377–379.
Published: 01 September 2011
... European. But it should not be surprising, either, in the present postcolonial era, when aggressively active nations (including “earthquake nations”) are the rule of the day, aspiring to become developed nations, nuclear nations, bioeconomy nations, or experimental nations. 1 Framing Japan's 3/11 and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 329–339.
Published: 01 September 2011
... pay. Combining the two may boost China's competitiveness in the global bioeconomy, but it carries risks and uncertainties. In this essay I explore how China's cord-blood banks have been operated and regulated, spotlighting the tensions between private and public sectors. I chose to study the Tianjin...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 485–487.
Published: 01 December 2016
... screening and mammography in Canada, and conceptual discussions of terms such as bodies , biotechnology , and bioeconomy . This book sets as its objective “to re-read biotechnology as questions about our everyday lives and freedom” (18) or, in other words, to rethink the problems themselves that certain...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 287–290.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., and different ways in which populations have been mobilized to support or contest nation-building through biomedical development. Such mobilization takes place in the context of an increasingly globalized knowledge market where the competition for control of the future bioeconomy generates its own...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 401–420.
Published: 01 December 2009
... bioeconomy context of that initiative, is therefore likely to form part of the political equation. As Wong points out: ‘National innovation strategies in the life sciences have to be understood as part of a larger, global enterprise’ ( Wong 2006 : 652). At the same time, given limited resources, states must...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 175–183.
Published: 01 June 2013
... controversies that surrounded the transformation from a culturalist mode to what he calls the bioeconomy of organs in Japan between the enactment of the Organ Transplant Law in 1997 and its revision in 2009. In the latter frame, bodies are compared in their multitude: How many heart transplantations are...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 117–126.
Published: 01 February 2015
.... Tzung-wen Chen's “Global Technology and Local Society: Developing a Taiwanese and Korean Bioeconomy through the Vaccine Industry” compares the development of vaccines within Korea and Taiwan. The global vaccine market is dual structured, with high-priced vaccines manufactured by large companies that use...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 March 2008
... specialize in navigating the complexity of national regulations and health care systems in order to find the most cost-effective location for conducting trials. Over the last decade, the failing states of Eastern Europe and more recently the rising bioeconomies of China and India have become favoured...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 401–414.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., that creates the moral instruction and material field for making policies for building bioeconomies” ( Ong 2010 : 29). Thus, adequate attention to the state is required without reducing it to a stable categorical entity. The state is in dynamic and varied relation with multiple actors, interests, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 563–588.
Published: 01 December 2017
... outside of the identity debates, Indigenous DNA holds particular value in the new bioeconomy. In part because of the relative genetic homogeneity of Indigenous groups in Taiwan, and their specific uniqueness, their DNA has been increasingly viewed as an important scientific resource. Indigenous activism...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 391–415.
Published: 01 August 2014
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 291–313.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., with no mention of Hong Kong. This, however, does not mean that one cannot locate literature pertaining to the bioindustry and bioeconomy in Hong Kong. But most of the existing writings tend to subjugate biotech under the broader category of R&D policy making ( Berger and Lester 1997 ), innovation...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 103–123.
Published: 01 March 2013
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2018