American Journal of Bioethics.

Assessing ESCROs: Yesterday and Tomorrow

The substantial public support for hES [human embryonic stem] cell research and the growing trend by many nonfederal funding agencies and state legislatures to support this field requires a set of guidelines to provide a framework for hES cell research. In the absence of the oversight that would come with unrestricted federal funding of this research, these guidelines will offer reassurance to the public and to Congress that the scientific community is attentive to ethical concerns and is capable of self-regulation while moving forward with this important research. (Committee on Guidelines for Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research 2005, 88)

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Volume 13, Issue 1
January 2013