Memorandum from Harriet Rabb to Harold Varmus [on federal funding for research involving human pluripotent stem cells]
Rabb, of the DHHS Office of the General Counsel, prepared this analysis in response to Varmus's request for a legal opinion
on whether federal funds may be used for research conducted with human pluripotent stem cells derived from embryos created
by in vitro fertilization or from primordial germ cells isolated from the tissue of non-living fetuses.
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1999-01-15 (January 15, 1999)
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. Office of the General Coursel
National Institutes of Health. Office of the Director
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Basic Science and Congressional Politics: NIH Director, 1993-1999