New Privacy Agreement Marks Historic Moment in Bioethics

The new privacy agreement between the family of Henrietta Lacks and the National Institutes of Health marks a historic moment in the field of bioethics -- but it still leaves many thorny questions unresolved.

When the 31-year-old Lacks died of cervical cancer more than 60 years ago, scientists removed some of ...read more

Source: KQED Radio News - Science

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