Foong, Patrick
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Dr Patrick Foong is a law lecturer at Western Sydney University. His research interest lies in bioethics and health law.


How should chimeric embryo research be regulated?

Experiments with chimeras will lead to greater knowledge and better health. Or that's the argument of Japanese scientist Hiromitsu Nakuchi. He recently was authorised to create animal embryos which contain human cells and transplant them into surrogate animals under the Japanese guidelines amended in March 2019.

Date posted: 2019-08-30