Editorial position on publishing articles on human organ transplantation.

Journal Article (Editorial)

The practice of transplanting organs from executed prisoners in China appears to be widespread. We vigorously condemn this practice and, effective immediately, will not consider manuscripts on human organ transplantation for publication unless appropriate non-coerced consent of the donor is provided and substantiated.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Caplan, AL; Rockman, HA; Turka, LA

Published Date

  • January 2012

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 122 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 2 -

PubMed ID

  • 22214852

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC3248316

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-8238

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1172/JCI61904


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States