September 18, 2015

Beth Lawlor named Co-Chair of HPSCRO

Congratulations to Beth Lawlor M.D. Ph.D. who was appointed as co-Chair of the Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Research Oversight Committee (PSCRO). 
The U-M Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Research Oversight (HPSCRO) Committee reviews research experiments with human pluripotent stem cells that:
  • Include derivation of hESC lines and/or human iPSC lines
  • Use already-derived hESC and/or human iPSC lines
  • Are designed or expected to yield gametes (oocytes or sperm)
  • Have the intent to (or potential for) integrate the stem cells into the central nervous system of animals