Small trials using younger donors and elderly recipients hint that mesenchymal stem cell transfers might reduce frailty.
April 28, 2015|
Embryo editing edition
April 2, 2015|
The university is among defendants listed on a lawsuit filed this week by participants in controversial experiments conducted in Guatemala in the 1940s.
March 13, 2015|
In response to speculation that groups have edited the DNA of human embryos, researchers request that gene editing of human reproductive cells be halted.
December 16, 2014|
Staff of the blog Retraction Watch will create a database of papers retracted from the scientific literature.
December 1, 2014|
As new technologies emerge, we must choose our words for them with care: names can negatively bias the inevitable debates over the ethics of scientific advances.
November 3, 2014|
A meta-analysis of surveys used to gauge plagiarism among scientists finds that nearly one-third of researchers have witnessed the problem.
September 18, 2014|
Government auditors absolve the National Institutes of Health of wrongdoing in the case of its involvement in an ethics investigation of a study involving premature babies.
August 7, 2014|
Why are researchers still denying some study participants potentially life-saving therapies?
August 7, 2014|
The administration of an experimental serum to two American healthcare workers treated for Ebola on US soil raises questions of safety, efficacy, access, and ethics.
May 21, 2014|
A watchdog group claims that the federal agency improperly influenced the investigation of a study involving the treatment of preterm infants.