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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Makoto Hayashi As is often the case with cutting-edge biomedical technology, the introduction of gene therapy in Japan provoked discussions of ethics and safety while offering little hope for dramatic recovery. Nevertheless, only 5 years after the first authorized clinical trial in the USA, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 341–357.
Published: 01 September 2011
... the patenting domain in general and of biomedical innovation in particular. Third, it explores the basis for China's challenge in this domain and its implications for the control of future health technologies. B. Salter Global Biopolitics Research Group, Department of Political Economy, King's...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 233–252.
Published: 01 June 2015
... discuss how to deal with ethical issues that are vital to sustainable scientific collaboration. 09 09 2014 30 1 2015 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2015 scientific collaboration social network analysis stem cell biomedical research In 2004, Woo-Suk Hwang's...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 81–106.
Published: 01 March 2014
... within any given context. This research identifies that the enforcement of an etic conception of safety onto any given group can, ultimately, compromise the safety of that group. 29 7 2012 19 8 2013 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 In the normative biomedical...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 September 2008
... bodies in biomedical technologies: from birth control to stem cell research . Paper presented at Society for Social Studies of Science Annual Meeting , Vancouver . Johnson M. S. ( 1987 ). Margaret Sanger and the birth control movement in Japan, 1921–1955 . Ph.D. dissertation , University...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 303–326.
Published: 01 September 2008
... than individualism is more salient in biomedical decision-making (e.g., Lee 2007 ). We anticipate that emerging work will take up such complications and contradictions around gender and the full array of reproductive technologies. Particularly exciting are the intensely localized projects and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 23–45.
Published: 01 November 2014
... well with the nation's endeavors toward comprehensive modernization, its development had received criticisms because the use of IVF might increase births. In addition, directly after the Cultural Revolution, the Chinese biomedical system did not immediately have sufficient material or technological...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 485–506.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Volker Scheid This essay examines the treatment of menopausal syndrome by Chinese medicine as a window on how globalisation impacts on the development of the Chinese medical tradition. The treatment strategies for menopausal syndrome were invented in 1964 and betray a strong influence of biomedical...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 29–49.
Published: 01 March 2016
... their bodies. In particular, it is evident in the embodied practices of Korean youths, such as the relatively recent popularization of aesthetic surgery. Thus, through surgical technologies the body is made to be more economically “productive” and may better contribute to the progress of the country as...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 143–164.
Published: 01 June 2018
...’ of Biomedical Science in South Korea: Misoriented Knowledge, Competition, and Failing Collaboration .” East Asian Science, Technology and Society 9 , no. 3 : 233 – 52 . Kim Myungsim ( 2015 ). “Hangook Julgi-sepo-yeon-gu jung-chaek-eui tek-sung” 한국 줄기세포연구정책 거버넌스의 특성 ( Characteristics...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 247–267.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Indonesia need global asymmetries With biomedical research and international health organizations identifying diabetes as the next big health problem in developing countries, calls are being made for innovative technological solutions—software, apps, devices—to combat the adverse effects of diabetes...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 367–383.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Biobanking In late 2003, the Singaporean government launched Biopolis, its new hub for life sciences research. Biopolis is a technology park, a high-profile space that brings key Singaporean biomedical research institutes together with global and local biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 69–85.
Published: 01 March 2013
... research milieu. I trace some of the intricate relationships among many things—researchers, governments, capital, populations, mutations, maladies, and emotions in the Asian tropics—that help crystallize an emerging biomedical frontier. I call for a richer notion of biocapital that encompasses the creation...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 391–415.
Published: 01 August 2014
... elements of biomedical experimentation in the laboratory and the clinic to provide evidence of medical value, and (3) link Ayurvedic and biomedical categories to address the health needs of cosmopolitan consumers. Intellectual property rights play a peculiar role in the reformulation strategy since...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 91–94.
Published: 01 November 2014
... examined the influence of her own discourse on the voices of the women she spoke with. In spite of these criticisms, Tsuge has undoubtedly succeeded in confronting us with a number of intractable issues provoked by the advancement of biomedical technology. References Andrews Lori B...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 385–388.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Maiko Watanabe Tachi Kaoru ed., [ Techno/Bio Politics: Contemporary Science, Medicine and Technology ] Tokyo : Sakuhinsha , 2008 . 294 pp. ¥2,625. 30 11 2008 30 11 2008 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2009 2009 This content is made freely available by the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 99–110.
Published: 01 December 2007
... were questions about the proper agency of citizens to expose and challenge the imaginaries of biomedical scientists over social purposes, expectations, outcomes embedded in the `technology' put forward, and over foreclosed alternatives. But these kinds of question were not addressed by the authors, so...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 339–343.
Published: 01 June 2019
... example of the research institutes attached to large corporations, and the Cuckoo Electronics R&D Center as an example of those attached to small and medium corporations, the author mentions the Research Institute of Industrial Science and Technology and the Mogam Institute for Biomedical Research...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 167–186.
Published: 01 February 2015
... advanced technology and traditional low-cost vaccines. During the mid-1980s, both Taiwan and Korea engaged in industrializing hepatitis B vaccines, which were among the first high-priced vaccines in the world. However, the countries developed into different market structures during the past quarter century...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 503–518.
Published: 01 December 2018
... life sciences industry” (see also Waldby 2009a ; Clancey 2012 ; Fischer 2013 ). 15 According to Waldby (2009b: 381) , “Biopolis and its high-technology biomedical expertise are finding new ways to render the biological qualities of the population as national assets and forms of regional or...