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Medicated Sleep and Wakefulness Conference

Sleep

Wednesday 5th November, 2014

Sleep, Medicines and Society, a one-day conference organised to disseminate, discuss and debate the findings from the ESRC Medicated Sleep and Wakefulness Project which ran April 2011 - June 2014.

Fri 17 October 2014, 11:24 | Tags: bodysciencesociety

Genomic Sovereignty in a Global Context Workshop

Genome

Thursday 4th & Friday 5th December, 2014

Genomic Sovereignty in a Global Context: Comparative Exchanges in Justice, Ethics and Genomic Medicine, a two day international workshop bringing together a range of scholars from anthropology, bioethics, sociology and genetics to explore the relationship between changing conceptions of sovereignty and developments in genomic research.

Fri 17 October 2014, 11:22 | Tags: bodysciencesociety

What scientific idea is due for retirement?

Vitruvian man

Steve Fuller contributes an answer to the 2014 Edge annual question: What scientific idea is due for retirement?

Fri 17 October 2014, 11:20 | Tags: bodysciencesociety