Wednesday, February 2

Zambians Are Not Guinea Pigs

Accoding to Science and Development Network, Zambia's health minister Brian Chituwo said that for some health studies undertaken in Zambia, researchers have been able to avoid assessment of research ethics.

Therefore, he plans to set up an independent national committee to monitor the ethics of health research, and to protect the rights, health and safety of participants in clinical trials of potential drugs.

>