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- Public Comment: Should NIH Fund Research on Human-Animal Chimeras?
Posted on August 30, 2016
On August 4, the National Institutes of Health called for public comment on proposed changes to its guidelines governing the funding eligibility of research involving human-nonhuman chimeras. Although the term chimera has a broad interpretation, the NIH proposal addresses a particular kind of chimera: nonhuman vertebrates (excluding rodents) into which human stem cells or tissues… Read more