Stem Cell Trials: Lessons from Gene Transfer Research

TitleStem Cell Trials: Lessons from Gene Transfer Research
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsKimmelman, J, Baylis, F, Glass, KC
JournalHastings Center Report
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number20001971
KeywordsClinical , gene , Medical , research , STEM , Transplantation
AbstractDiscusses 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.
NotesKimmelman, Jonathan Baylis, Françoise Glass, Kathleen Cranley; Source Info: Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p23; Subject Term: CLINICAL trials; Subject Term: GENE therapy; Subject Term: RESEARCH; Subject Term: STEM cells; Subject Term: MEDICAL ethics; Subject Term: CLINICAL medicine -- Research; Subject Term: TRANSPLANTATION; Number of Pages: 4p; Document Type: Article
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