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The Harold Varmus Papers

Title:
Statement of Harold Varmus, MD, Director, National Institutes of Health, before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies pdf (303,889 Bytes) ocr (12,104 Bytes)
Statement of Harold Varmus, MD, Director, National Institutes of Health, before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies
Description:
In this hearing, Varmus and Harriet Rabb made statements regarding the DHHS's legal decisions on funding research utilizing human stem cells, and also addressed why it would be good for NIH to oversee some of this research, rather than leaving it all to private companies. The other witnesses that day were Eric Meslin, executive director of the National Bioethics Advisory Commission, and Richard Doerflinger, associate director for policy development, Secretariat for Pro-Life Activities, National Conference of Catholic Bishops.
Number of Image Pages:
8 (303,889 Bytes)
Date:
1999-01-26 (January 26, 1999)
Creator:
Varmus, Harold
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Exhibit Category:
Basic Science and Congressional Politics: NIH Director, 1993-1999
Relation:
Metadata Record "Hearing of the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee. Subject: Embryonic Stem Cell Research" [Transcript] (January 26, 1999) pdf (1,233,633 Bytes) ocr (57,080 Bytes)
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Box Number: 8
Folder Number: 5
Unique Identifier:
MVBBZC
Document Type:
Testimonies
Legislative records
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: NLM Collection
SubSeries: Director, National Institutes of Health (NIH)
SubSubSeries: Alphabetical Files
Folder: Stem Cells, 1998-1999
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2014-10-27
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