Tropical Parasitology

ETHICS IN SERIES
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 62--64

Ethics of translational medical research


Jharna Mandal1, Dinoop Korol Ponnambath2, Subhash Chandra Parija1 
1 Department of Microbiology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Department of Microbiology, PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
Jharna Mandal
Department of Microbiology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Dhanvantri Nagar, Gorimedu, Puducherry - 605 006
India

Translational research is the science of application of basic research knowledge to develop novel methods of improving public health outcome. This review briefly discusses the various phases involved and the hurdles faced in the translational pathway, how translational science originated, and the infrastructures consigned for translational research. Translational research also faces numerous diverse ethical issues similar to those observed in biomedical research. The various types of ethical issues faced whereas conducting translational research are discussed briefly in this review to help researchers identify and prevent unethical practices while conducting or regulating translational research.


How to cite this article:
Mandal J, Ponnambath DK, Parija SC. Ethics of translational medical research.Trop Parasitol 2017;7:62-64


How to cite this URL:
Mandal J, Ponnambath DK, Parija SC. Ethics of translational medical research. Trop Parasitol [serial online] 2017 [cited 2019 Oct 19 ];7:62-64
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