Regulation of human stem cell research in Australia
Then, Shih-Ning (2009) Regulation of human stem cell research in Australia. Stem Cell Reviews and Reports, 5(1), pp. 1-5.
Australia is currently well placed to contribute to the global growth of human stem cell research. However, as the science has progressed, authorities have had to deal with the ongoing challenges of regulating such a fast moving field of scientific endeavour. Australia’s past and current approach to regulating the use of embryos in human embryonic stem cell research provides an insight into how Australia may continue to adapt to future regulatory challenges presented by human stem cell research. In the broader context, a number of issues have been identified that may impact upon the success of future human stem cell research in Australia.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||regulation of stem cell research, australia, law reform|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > OTHER MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (119900)
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Law
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2009 Springer|
|Deposited On:||06 Sep 2009 23:17|
|Last Modified:||09 Jun 2010 13:59|
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