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June 29, 2016
The International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR), the world’s largest professional organization of stem cell scientists, has released newly updated guidelines for stem cell research and the development of new clinical therapies. The new guidance comes at a time when rapidly evolving technologies like gene editing in human embryos and emerging areas of stem cell discovery and its applications are providing unprecedented opportunities to understand human biology and disease, but also raising questions that have social and ethical implications.