TITLE

Stem Cell Trials: Lessons from Gene Transfer Research

AUTHOR(S)
Kimmelman, Jonathan; Baylis, Fran´┐Żoise; Glass, Kathleen Cranley
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Hastings Center Report;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses ethical issues regarding clinical trials on gene therapy research. Therapeutic misconception of patient on gene transfer trials; Assumptions of experts on the scientific aspects and medical risks associated with stem cell transplantation; Factors which may discourage investigators from volunteering trial information to the public.
ACCESSION #
20001971

 

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