Cracking down on medical tourism

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Cracking down on medical tourism

In the wake of unregulated stem cell therapy, from companies like Beike, the chinese government is implementing regulations on 'category 3' medical technologies that are deemed high risk or ethically problematic. This measure is in response to an outcry from the scientific community based on anecdotal claims of success using stem cell therapy to cure many different types of diseases.
This increased regulation is long overdue, but there seems to be a loophole regarding treatment given under the title of research.
Here is an article from Nature on this topic.
 
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