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Author Gimble, Jeffrey M.

Title Academia to biotechnology : career changes at any stage / Jeffrey M. Gimble
Published Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier Academic Press, ©2005
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 169 pages) : illustrations
Contents Communication -- Interfacing with Sibling Departments -- The Circular Continuum: Papers to Grands to Patents -- Designing a Manuscript -- Designing and Writing a Grant -- Designing and Writing a Patent -- The Federal Biologics/Drug/Device Approval Process -- Good Laboratory Practices and Current Good Manufacturing -- Experimental Protocols -- Experimental Reports -- Experimental Methods -- Standard Operating Procedures -- How to Choose a Postdoctoral Position -- How to Choose a Biotechnology Company -- How to Set Up a Laboratory -- How to Administer a Laboratory -- Collaborations -- How to Close a Laboratory -- Professional Expectations of PhDs in Academia and Industry -- Personnel Management Skills -- Changing Jobs -- Personal Life -- Personal Development
Summary The book deals with both the abstract and practical aspects of moving from a university laboratory to a position in the biotech industry. Each chapter lists common and unique features to evaluate breaking down complex decisions into manageable elements. Several sections provide "how to" guides for the preparation of manuscripts, patents, grants, and internal company documents
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Biotechnology industries -- United States
Scientists -- Education (Higher) -- United States
Career changes -- United States
Pharmaceutical industry.
Drug Industry
Research Personnel
Career Mobility
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industries -- Service.
Pharmaceutical industry.
Biotechnology industries.
Career changes.
United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780122841514