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In a report released today, the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues concluded that the federal government would have to take multiple steps before anthrax vaccine trials with children could be ethically considered.
The Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues today issued its report concerning federally-sponsored research involving human volunteers, concluding that current rules and regulations provide adequate safeguards to mitigate risk.
BEIJING, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a ceremony today, the University of Pennsylvania (Penn) announced a collaboration agreement with the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) to develop a joint Center of Excellence in Brain Mapping for the purpose of collaborative research and education in neuroimaging.
The Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues today released its first reportâ€”a wide-ranging review of the emerging field of synthetic biologyâ€”issuing 18 recommendations including a call for coordinated federal oversight of scientists working in both large institutions and smaller settings.
Google Inc CEO and chairman Eric Schmidt addressed some 6,000 graduates on Monday with unexpected advice: â€œturn off your computer.â€
By Campbell, David E I.
- Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.