April 09, 2019
Guidelines for human-animal embryo research in Japan
The Japanese government recently announced major relaxation in its regulation of human-animal chimeric embryo (HACE) research. Professor Misao Fujita and her bioethics team at the Uehiro Research Division for iPS Cell Ethics discuss the implications of the new guidelines in a letter to Cell Stem Cell.
- Journal: Cell Stem Cell
- Title: Japan significantly relaxes its human-animal chimeric embryo research regulations
- Authors: Tsutomu Sawai, Taichi Hatta, and Misao Fujita