Journal article

Ethics report on interspecies somatic cell nuclear transfer research.

Loane Skene, Giuseppe Testa, Insoo Hyun, Kyu Won Jung, Angela McNab, John Robertson, Christopher T Scott, Jan Helge Solbakk, Patrick Taylor, Laurie Zoloth

Cell Stem Cell | Published : 2009

Abstract

This report considers whether research involving the creation of human-animal interspecies somatic cell nuclear transfer (iSCNT) embryos raises new ethical issues, and if so, whether it requires additional or special criteria and oversight distinct from research on human-animal chimeras.

University of Melbourne Researchers