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NIH Plans to Lift Ban On Funding For Human-Animal hybrids

National Institute Of Health (NIH) Researchers US Lift Ban On Funding For Human Animal hybrids National Institute of Health Researchers in The United States Will Soon Be Able to Resume Chimera-based projects. Since September 2015, researchers have been banned from receiving funding from the US National Institutes of Health NIH for adding human stem cells to animal embryos, creating blends called chimeras. But an NIH proposal released on 4 August lifts that moratorium, with certain exceptions. It also sets up a panel to review the ethics and oversight of grant applications. The proposal shortens the window during which human cells can be

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