Team of Bioethicists and Scientists Suggests Revisiting 14-Day Limit on Human Embryo

March 5, 2021

(Science Daily) – An international team of bioethicists and scientists, led by a researcher at Case Western Reserve University, contends it may be justified to go beyond the standing 14-day limit that restricts how long researchers can study human embryos in a dish. Going beyond this policy limit could lead to potential health and fertility benefits, and the authors provide a process for doing so.