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Infrastructural expectations: exploring the promise of international large-scale induced pluripotent stem cell banks

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This paper investigates the recent emergence of several major projects to bank and distribute large numbers of human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPSCs) for translational research. The conceptual framework of the sociology of expectations is applied to interrogate the promise underpinning these developments. An analytic distinction is made between expectations associated with the field of hiPSC research more broadly and those specifically invested in cell banks as a form of scientific inf...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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10.1080/14636778.2017.1289470

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Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Population Health
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Seventh Framework Programme More from this funder
European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations More from this funder
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis Publisher's website
Journal:
New Genetics and Society Journal website
Volume:
36
Issue:
1
Pages:
66-83
Publication date:
2017-02-05
Acceptance date:
2017-01-26
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ISSN:
1463-6778 and 1469-9915
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pubs:689034
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uri:68c23944-43f0-4989-ba1d-b62b5960a989
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uuid:68c23944-43f0-4989-ba1d-b62b5960a989
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pubs:689034

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