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Responsible Oversight of Human Stem Cell Research: The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine's Medical and Ethical Standards

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  • Zach W Hall,
  • Bernard Lo
  • Published: May 08, 2007
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0040114

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Competing Interests

BL chairs the Stem Cell Research Oversight Committee at the University of California San Francisco.

Author Contributions

GPL, ZWH, and BL wrote the paper. ZWH participated extensively in the formulation of the recent medical and ethical standards for stem cell research adopted by the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine. BL contributed substantially to design and conception of the analysis.