1 edition of Recent progress in biology and medicine, its social and ethical implications found in the catalog.
Recent progress in biology and medicine, its social and ethical implications
by Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences in [Geneva]
Written in English
|Other titles||Récents progrès de la biologie et de la médecine et leur portée sociale et éthique.|
|Statement||organized by CIOMS, with the assistance of Unesco and WHO ; [edited by Simon Btesh].|
|Contributions||Btesh, Simon., Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences., Unesco., World Health Organization.|
|LC Classifications||R724 .R42|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||270 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||270|
|LC Control Number||80501395|
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