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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.

Paper Details
  • Journal: Cell Stem Cell
  • Title: Japan significantly relaxes its human-animal chimeric embryo research regulations
  • Authors: Tsutomu Sawai, Taichi Hatta, and Misao Fujita
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