What harms do unapproved stem cell interventions bring to patients? There is debate on how these interventions should be managed by the FDA. "Many of these unapproved interventions have led to life-threatening infections, chronic pain, and even death."
Medical journals publish many studies that link racism to socioeconomic/biological factors. "Less often do their editors, mostly white and male, accept papers that explore how systemic racism shapes the health care experiences of Black and brown people"
"The international body representing stem-cell scientists has torn up a decades-old limit on the length of time that scientists should grow human embryos in the lab, giving more leeway to researchers who are studying human development and disease."
On the blog: @anneszimmerman writes "Barcode Me"
On the blog: @RobertKlitzman writes "Preparing For The Next Generation of Ethical Challenges Concerning Heritable Human Genome Editing"