News tagged with bioethics

Who gets expensive cancer drugs? A tale of 2 nations

The well-worn notion that patients in the United States have unfettered access to the most expensive cancer drugs while the United Kingdom's nationalized health care system regularly denies access to some high-cost treatments ...

Dec 14, 2009
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Of mice and men: Stem cells and ethical uncertainties

The recent creation of live mice from induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) not only represents a remarkable scientific achievement, but also raises important issues, according to bioethicists at The Johns Hopkins University's ...

Oct 29, 2009
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