Sign up to receive our free Watchdog email newsletter, a weekly investigation in inequality from Public Integrity.

Use the unsubscribe link in those emails to opt out at any time.

Posted inGenetics, Health

Where scientists call the shots

Despite the seminal nature of the research at the time and the ethical issues involved, the researchers did not obtain a permit from the appropriate committee of the Israeli Ministry of Health responsible for such research. Instead, it was approved by an in-house committee of the hospital where Itskovitz serves as head of the obstetrics […]