Stem cell funding widens

Netterwald, James
August 2009
Nature Biotechnology;Aug2009, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p681
Academic Journal
This article reports on the issuance of guidelines for federal funding eligibility of human embryonic stem cell (hESC) research by the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) in 2009. The rules mandate the NIH to form a registry of fundable lines to which scientists can apply for inclusion. The guidelines advise to limit fundable research to in vitro fertilization leftovers.


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