TITLE

Policing AIDS research

PUB. DATE
April 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;4/27/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1766, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Argues that the World Health Organization is the agency which should administer ethical rules regarding AIDS drug trials. Need for one worldwide set of ethical standards; Alarm of many scientists over some clinical trials; More.
ACCESSION #
9105131189

 

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