The art and politics of science / Harold Varmus.
By: Varmus, Harold.Material type: TextPublisher: New York ; London : W. W. Norton, 2010Description: xii, 315 p.,  p. of plates : ill. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9780393304534 (pbk.); 0393304531 (pbk.).Subject(s): Varmus, Harold | National Institutes of Health (U.S.) | Medical scientists -- United States -- Biography | Nobel Prize winners -- United States -- Biography | Science -- United States | Medical policy -- United States | Tumors -- Treatment -- United StatesDDC classification: 610.92
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Originally published: 2009.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Origins and beginnings -- From literature to medicine to science -- The first taste of scientific success -- Retroviruses and their replication cycle -- The RSV oncogene and its progenitor -- How proto-oncogenes participate in cancer -- Targeted therapies for human cancers -- Partnerships in science -- The road to Building One -- Being NIH director -- Priority setting -- Bad times and good times as NIH director -- Embryos, cloning, stem cells, and the promise of reprogramming -- Global science and global health -- Science publishing and science libraries in the Internet age -- A life in science -- Notes -- Glossary.