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Who is interested in biotech? R&D strategies, knowledge base and market sales of Indian biopharmaceutical firms


  • Ramani, Shyama V.


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  • Ramani, Shyama V., 2002. "Who is interested in biotech? R&D strategies, knowledge base and market sales of Indian biopharmaceutical firms," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 31(3), pages 381-398, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:respol:v:31:y:2002:i:3:p:381-398

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