Japan Strengthens Regenerative Medicine Oversight

Douglas Sipp, Hideyuki Okano

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Abstract

The Japanese government initiated sweeping reforms targeting regenerative medicine in 2014, accompanied by substantial investment into stem cell research and development. We survey the impact of these developments and discuss how the government is working to accelerate regenerative medicine while ensuring safety and efficacy. The Japanese government initiated sweeping reforms targeting regenerative medicine in 2014, accompanied by substantial investment into stem cell research and development. We survey the impact of these developments and discuss how the government is working to accelerate regenerative medicine while ensuring safety and efficacy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)153-156
Number of pages4
JournalCell Stem Cell
Volume22
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018 Feb 1

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Cell Biology

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