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Health technology as fulcrum of development for the nation

Indian Science Congress (92nd 2004 Ahmedabad, India)

Health technology as fulcrum of development for the nation

the road ahead

by Indian Science Congress (92nd 2004 Ahmedabad, India)

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Published by National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- India -- Congresses.,
  • Medical technology -- India -- Congresses.,
  • Scientists -- India -- Interviews -- Congresses.

  • About the Edition

    Encapsulation the essence of the deliberations held by various sessions of the 92nd Indian Science Congress at Ahmedabad from January 3-7, 2005; includes interviews with leading scientists conducted by the team of NISCAIR scientists.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesIndian Science Congress
    Statement[editorial team, N.C. Mondal ... [et al.]].
    GenreCongresses., Interviews
    ContributionsMondal, N. C., National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources (New Delhi, India)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ127.I4 I477 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination272 p. :
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16214936M
    ISBN 108172363168
    LC Control Number2006414070
    OCLC/WorldCa71237828

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