An Asian Tiger's Bold Experiment

  title={An Asian Tiger's Bold Experiment},
  author={Dennis Normile},
  pages={38 - 41}
SINGAPORE-- As it embarks on a billion-dollar second phase of its makeover as a research hub, critics wonder whether this island nation is really getting its money9s worth. (Read more.) 
Sustaining the engine of U.S. biomedical discovery.
An argument is made for more robust long-term NIH support for academic medical centers as they face shortfalls as fewer proposals are funded.
Biopharmaceutical innovation and industrial developments in South Korea, Singapore and Taiwan.
  • C. Hsieh, H. Löfgren
  • Political Science
    Australian health review : a publication of the Australian Hospital Association
  • 2009
It is argued that the most important feature of the biopharmaceutical industry in these countries is the dominant role of the public sector, as illustrated by input measures such as R&D expenditure as share of gross domestic product, number of patents granted and clinical trials, and volume of foreign direct investment.
Ethics and Science: An Introduction
Preface 1. Introduction and overview 2. Ethical concepts and theories 3. Science and its norms 4. Research ethics I: misconduct and the responsible conduct of research 5. Research ethics II: science
The Regulation of Genetic Testing and the Protection of Genetic and Medical Information in Singapore
A year and a half later, the BAC released a further Report entitled “Personal Information in Biomedical Research” (The Bioethics Advisory Committee, 2007) which took up and expanded on some of the themes first examined in the Genetic Testing Report.