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