Organization: Interim Tri-Agency Measures

Councils adopt interim stem research cell measures

Canada’s three granting agencies have adopted the Interim Tri-Agency Measures for human pluripotent stem cell research, effective June 12 until September/04. The councils took the unprecedented step after Bill C-13, which addressed research using human embryonic research, died on the order paper when Parliament recessed for the summer. The councils will harmonize their policy —…