Bringing the Common Rule into the 21st Century.

  title={Bringing the Common Rule into the 21st Century.},
  author={Kathy L. Hudson and Francis S. Collins},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  volume={373 24},
n engl j med 373;24 december 10, 2015 2293 search involving humans.1 The current regulations were adopted by HHS in 1981 to implement the landmark 1979 Belmont Report. Adopted by other agencies throughout government in 1991, the regulations, informally known as the Common Rule, have changed little since their inception, while the research landscape has changed radically. In addition to revolutionary advances in scientific knowledge and technologies, society has undergone tremendous… CONTINUE READING