Biden Administration Ends Limits on Research With Fetal Tissue

April 19, 2021

The Biden administration on Friday ended Trump administration limits on the use of fetal tissue in research. A notice about the change was published by the National Institutes of Health. "NIH reminds the community of expectations to obtain informed consent from the donor for any NIH-funded research using human fetal tissue, and of continued obligations to conduct such research only in accord with any applicable federal, state, or local laws and regulations," the notice said.

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