Public Comment Period Open for Draft Stem Cell Guidelines through May 26, 2009

Notice Number: NOT-OD-09-086

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Key Dates
Release Date: April 24, 2009

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The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has issued a Federal Register Notice requesting public comment on draft Guidelines for Human Stem Cell Research. The draft Guidelines are also available for review on NIH’s Web site for stem cell information.

NIH encourages comments to be entered on-line at: Comments may also be submitted in writing to the address below. All comments must be received on or before May 26, 2009.

NIH Stem Cell Guidelines
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Bethesda, Maryland, 20892-7997

Comments will be made publicly available, including any personally identifiable or confidential business information they contain, after May 26, 2009.

Additional Information

For questions regarding ongoing NIH-funded research involving human embryonic stem cells, as well as pending applications and those submitted prior to the issuance of Final Guidelines, see the NIH Guide NOT-OD-09-085.


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