February 8th, 2016
Episode 831 of 1744 episodes
This programme has learnt that the Home Office is to set up a new committee to regulate scientific experiments involving human/animal hybrids or 'chimeras'. Today programme Science editor Tom Feilden reports and we hear from Professor Martin Bobrow, chair of the Academy of Medical Sciences report: Animals Containing Human Material, which forms the basis of the new regulations. (Photo: Laboratory technician Credit: Reuters)
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