Tag Archives: research ethics
The Ethics Working Group on ZIKV Research & Pregnancy provides recommendations to ensure that pregnant women are responsibly and equitably included in the Zika virus vaccine research and development agenda.
Andrew Fenton shares a cautionary tale about the Liberian chimpanzees who were abandoned after being used for vaccine research.
Françoise Baylis calls for a better alignment of the science and ethics of human embryo research.
Jonathan Kimmelman comments on the recent phase 1 clinical research trial that left one healthy volunteer brain dead and five others hospitalized.
Matthew Herder says it is unclear whether the ‘Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act (Vanessa’s Law)’ will provide greater transparency in Canadian drug regulation.
Alice Dreger reports and comments on the recent SUPPORT debate at the ASBH meeting in Atlanta.
Rory Kraft examines “a difference in the weighting of ethical standards.”