Vol 8, No 2 (2015)

Stem cell Supplement

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


The use of stem cells in research and therapies: Ethical, legal and social issues PDF
A Dhai 2
SAJBL: Flagship special stem cell edition PDF
M S Pepper 2


Contents PDF


Human tissue legislation in South Africa: Focus on stem cell research and therapy PDF
Michael Sean Pepper, M Nőthling Slabbert 4
A global comparative overview of the legal regulation of stem cell research and therapy: Lessons for South Africa PDF
Melodie Nothling Slabbert, Michael Sean Pepper 12
Legislation governing pluripotent stem cells in South Africa PDF
Michael Sean Pepper, C Gouveia, M Nőthling Slabbert 23
Mitochondrial transfer: Ethical, legal and social implications in assisted reproduction PDF
Alexandra Reznichenko, Carin Huyser, Michael S Pepper 32
Legal implications of translational promises of unproven stem cell therapy PDF
Marietjie Wilhelmina Botes, Marco Alessandrini 36
Stem cell tourism in South Africa: A legal update PDF
Melodie Nothling Slabbert, Michael Sean Pepper, Safia Mahomed 41
Towards guidelines for informed consent for prospective stem cell research PDF
J Greenberg, D C Smith, R J Burman, R Ballo, S H Kidson 46
Informed Consent in Clinical Trials Using Stem Cells: Suggestions and Points of Attention from Informed Consent Training Workshops in Japan PDF
M Kusunose, F Nagamura, K Muto 49
Biobanks and human health research: Balancing progress and protections PDF
A Dhai, S Mahomed, I Sanne 55
Benefit sharing in health research PDF
Safia Mahomed, Ian Sanne 60