Army stem cell project questioned
- Published: 10 May 2013 at 17.58
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BANGKOK - A former director of Veterans General Hospital is campaigning against the hospital's decision to pursue stem cell research.
Namchai Kultaraporn outlined his concerns in a document he distributed on Friday at a ceremony held at the hospital in Bangkok to announce cooperation involving local and foreign researchers.
Stem cell treatment, he wrote, still requires a lot more research before it can be accepted in mainstream medicine. There are many medical safety, legal and ethical issues, he added.
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