Proposed New Guidelines Could Halt Stem-Cell Studies Already Under Way, Scientists Say

USA“Many scientists and other advocates of studies involving human embryonic stem cells had expected the pace of such research to quicken after President Obama signed an order in March easing restrictions on the types of studies eligible for federal funds. But some now are questioning whether proposed new ethical guidelines, which the National Institutes of Health released for comment last month, might have the opposite effect, The Washington Post reported …” (more)

[Charles Huckabee, Chronicle of Higher Education, 25 May]

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