ARTICLE | Politics & Policy

NIH to create stem cell bank

July 14, 2004 7:00 AM UTC

NIH plans to establish a National Embryonic Stem Cell Bank that will consolidate in a single location some of the human embryonic stem cell lines that are eligible for federal funding. The bank is intended to "reduce the costs that researchers have to pay for the cells, and maintain uniform quality control over the cells," NIH said. ...