Foresight, Insight, Oversight
- A rare gift of life. Zuckerman, Mortimer B. // U.S. News & World Report;7/23/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 3, p116
Editorial. Comments on the controversy in the United States over stem-cell research. Discussion of what a stem cell is and how it can never develop into a fetus; Argument that embryo research is pro-life; Assertion that most Americans believe that it is possible to be pro-life and pro-stem...
- Korean women rush to donate eggs after research pioneer resigns. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);12/3/2005, Vol. 331 Issue 7528, p1291
The article reports on the resignation of research Hwang Woo-suk as chairman of the recently formed World Stem Cell Hub. The author reviews how Hwang resigned after admitting that the eggs he used in his laboratory's research came from two junior researchers in his team and from paid donors....
- Stem cell advance may not end debate. // Christian Century;12/25/2007, Vol. 124 Issue 26, p14
The article discusses the discoveries made within the field of stem-cell research and its effect on the religious debates surrounding the issue. The moral challenges regarding the use of embryonic cells are highlighted and developments avoiding their use are discussed. It is suggested that...
- Clinical research: Facing down the ethical dilemmas. Grandinetti, Deborah // Medical Economics;12/22/97, Vol. 74 Issue 25, p80
Discusses ethical conduct in clinical research. Listing of how physicians can deal with some ethical dilemmas that may arise during clinical research. INSET: How to keep your nose clean.
- Ethical Values in the Education of Biomedical Researchers. Heitman, Elizabeth // Hastings Center Report;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 30 Issue 4, pS40
Deals with the ethical values in biomedical research. Source of ethics in scientific research; Challenges in designing an educational program in the ethics of biomedical research; Ethical values demonstrated by biomedical researchers.
- Science in the Service of Healing. Grady, Christine // Hastings Center Report;Nov/Dec98, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p34
Reveals the requirements from a clinical research in order to be classified as ethically justifiable. Short course on AZT trials; Ethics of placebo controls; What investigators undertaking research involving subjects in underdeveloped communities must ensure.
- ON THE COMMODIFICATION OF THE BLACK FEMALE BODY: THE CRITICAL IMPLICATIONS OF THE ALIENABILITY OF FETAL TISSUE. Bridges, Khiara M. // Columbia Law Review;Jan2002, Vol. 102 Issue 1, p123
Examines the expected commodification of the black female body in light of the demand for fetal tissue for research purposes. Therapeutic value of fetal tissue from abortions; Analysis of whether research organizations, drug firms and doctors be allowed to offer women a financial incentive for...
- The Tudor Experiment and Wendell Johnson: Science and Ethics Reexamined. Yairi, Ehud; Ambrose, Nicoline // ASHA Leader;7/24/2001, Vol. 6 Issue 13, p17
Reexamines the science and ethics involved in the experiment conducted in 1939 by Mary Tudor and recounted in a report in the 'San Jose Mercury News.' Failure of the study to demonstrate any support for its conclusions that stuttering could be elicited via labeling; Folly in conducting a...
- Ethical principles for the guidance of physicians in medical research--the Declaration of Helsinki. Idanpaan-Heikkila, Juhana E. // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;2001, Vol. 79 Issue 4, p279
Editorial. Discusses the October 2000 revision of the Declaration of Helsinki concerning the ethical principles for the guidance of physicians in medical research. Challenges facing the declaration; Questions arising from responding to the challenges; Role of the placebo in the revision of the...