The following documents provide requirements and guidelines for conducting research using human stem cells. The requirements are complex and so you are encouraged to contact MSU’s Institutional Stem Cell Research Committee for assistance early.

State of Michigan


National Academy of Sciences

National Academy of Sciences Guidelines for Human Stem Cell Research

  • 2010 Amendments
  • 2008 Amendments
  • 2007 Amendments
  • 2005 Guidelines

International Society for Stem Cell Research