October 1, 2014

Korean Cloning Scandal Movie Examines Patriotic Instincts

(The Wall Street Journal) – The first feature film based on the story of a South Korean scientist’s fraudulent stem cell research and the ensuing fallout in the early 2000s, “Whistle Blower,” centers on a dilemma: “Which should take priority: truth or the national interest?” The title character … Read More

September 18, 2014

“Compassionate Use” and Other Means of Accessing Unproven and Unapproved Treatments Could Impact Long-Term Medical Benefits

(Newswise) – Patients facing death or irreversible disease progression – most of whom have exhausted all approved treatment options — sometimes seek access to unapproved and unproven interventions. This type of access, often referred to as “compassionate use,” is not … Read More

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