“Eight Years after Jesse’s Death, Are Human Research Subjects Any Safer?”

by Paul Gelsinger and Adil E. Shamoo, Hastings Center Report
April 4th, 2008

“It has been more than eight years since Jesse Gelsinger, Paul’s son, died in a gene therapy clinical trial. But despite the press exposure and public outcry that followed, no progress has been made in fixing the broken system of protections for human research subjects. These people are no safer today than they were eight years ago-they are still at serious risk of exploitation and harm. ”

http://www.geneticsandsociety.org/article.php?id=4004

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