Status of Certain Human Embryonic Stem Cell Lines

Notice Number: NOT-OD-10-063

Key Dates
Release Date:  February 19, 2010

Issued by
National Institutes of Health (NIH), (http://www.nih.gov)

Other Relevant Notices

NIH is currently seeking public comment on a proposed change to the definition of “human embryonic stem cells” in the NIH Guidelines for Human Stem Cell Research [http://hescregapp.od.nih.gov/comments/FR_Notice_2-23-2010.pdf]. While NIH is considering public comment on the proposed change, the following human embryonic stem cell lines (hESCs) are currently on hold and should not be used in NIH-funded research:

Cell Line Name                  NIH Registration Number
CHB-1                                                 0001
CHB-2                                                 0002
CHB-3                                                 0003
If grantees are currently using any of these lines they may contact their funding IC for further information.

Additional Information
For additional information see: http://stemcells.nih.gov/

Inquiries

Inquiries should be directed to:

Division of Grants Policy
Office of Policy for Extramural Research Administration
National Institutes of Health
6705 Rockledge Drive, Suite 350
Bethesda, MD 20892
Email: GrantsPolicy@od.nih.gov


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