The ethos and ethics of translational research.

@article{Maienschein2008TheEA,
  title={The ethos and ethics of translational research.},
  author={Jane Maienschein and Mary Sunderland and Rachel A X Ankeny and Jason Scott Robert},
  journal={The American journal of bioethics : AJOB},
  year={2008},
  volume={8 3},
  pages={43-51}
}
Calls for the "translation" of research from bench to bedside are increasingly demanding. What is translation, and why does it matter? We sketch the recent history of outcome-oriented translational research in the United States, with a particular focus on the Roadmap Initiative of the National Institutes of Health (Bethesda, MD). Our main example of… CONTINUE READING