Research in the Service of Man: Biomedical Development, Evaluation of Existing Federal Institutions: Hearings, Ninetieth Congress, First Session, Volumes 74-76

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Considers Federal role in the field of biomedical research and development, and explores the establishment of research priorities and long-range plans in the field of biomedicine.

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