Organs and Stem Cells: Policy Lessons and Cautionary Tales

TitleOrgans and Stem Cells: Policy Lessons and Cautionary Tales
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsKahn, JP
JournalHastings Center Report
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number24442528
Keywordsetc. , Medical , research , STEM , tissues , Transplantation , United
AbstractThe article examines lessons for the policy environment of stem cell research in the U.S. A range of ethical, legal and policy issues arose when advances in technology allowed solid organs to be transplanted. Existing policy concerning organ sales have been disrupted by the growing numbers of living donors.
NotesKahn, Jeffrey P.; Source Info: Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p11; Subject Term: STEM cells; Subject Term: RESEARCH; Subject Term: MEDICAL policy; Subject Term: MEDICAL ethics; Subject Term: TRANSPLANTATION of organs, tissues, etc.; Subject Term: UNITED States; NAICS/Industry Codes: 923120 Administration of Public Health Programs; Number of Pages: 2p; Document Type: Article
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