Trying to stay toasty and stave off the arctic chills that keep blowing through the United States? Grab a mug of something warm and dig into some of the research ethics news that is making headlines this month.
by Maeve Luthin, JD, project coordinator
Take a few moments to catch up the latest news in research ethics! Whether you work in animal care and use or human subjects protections, this week’s edition has something for you!
Super Sugar Keeps Naked Mole Rats Cancer-Free: Researchers have discovered that naked [...] Read more
Spring is in full swing! Take advantage of the mild weather and enjoy the great outdoors while reading the full text of this week’s Research Ethics Roundup selections.
#NIHSequesterImpact: Last week, Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health, [...] Read more
by Avery Avrakotos, Education and Policy Coordinator
One of the stories that lined the front pages of newspapers earlier this week was that of a young girl from Mississippi. Born HIV positive and treated with an aggressive drug regiment from birth, the girl’s physicians were surprised when at the age of two and a half testing revealed her [...] Read more