If you had to pick one or two absolutely essential readings to prepare for this meeting, which would you recommend?
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Winickoff DE, Saha K, Graff GD (2009), Opening stem cell research and development: a policy proposal for the management of data, intellectual property, and ethics.
Eisenberg RS, Rai AK (2006), Harnessing and Sharing the Benefits of State-Sponsored Research: Intellectual Property Rights and Data Sharing in California’s Stem Cell Initiative.
Also – new article in this week’s Nature. “The long shadow of the stem-cell ruling”. Two months on from the court decision that briefly suspended US federal funding for human embryonic stem-cell research, uncertainty still stalks the field. Here an ethicist, a team of bankers and a lawyer warn of effects of this saga that could be felt for years to come.
Click to access nature_stemcellruling_2010.pdf