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TCPS 2 (2014): Public Comments Requested
on Changes to Guidance for Research Involving Human Cells and Cell Lines

For immediate release –

Ottawa, ON (October 17, 2017)

Consultation: October 17, 2017 to January 5, 2018

The Panel on Research Ethics seeks public comment on a set of proposed changes to the second edition of the Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving HumansTCPS 2 (2014).

This set of proposed revisions pertains to research involving human cells and cell lines.

Written comments on the proposed changes will be accepted until January 5, 2018. All comments received will be posted online unless the contributor requests that they remain confidential.

Feedback received will be taken into consideration when the Panel submits recommendations to the federal research Agencies (CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC) that are responsible for approving revisions to the Policy.

Secretariat on Responsible Conduct of Research
16th Floor Mailroom
350 Albert Street
Ottawa, ON K1A 1H5