Life sciences partner Julian Hitchcock contributes to Nuffield Bioethics publication on statutory time limit for maintaining human embryos in culture

Friday 4 August 2017

Life science partner Julian Hitchcock wrote the legal contribution to the report, published by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics , on the statutory time limit for maintaining human embryos in culture, arguing that new scientific developments will require a reconsideration of the current regulatory framework under the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 1990, but that no immediate change is required.

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