Translational research aims to carry across (literally, translate) the results of basic science into interventions that approve health.
“Concerns are growing over the ethics of translational research. But not all such research is morally problematic. That’s according to Neema Sofaer and Nir Eyal in the August 2010 issue of the American Journal of Bioethics. Neema discusses the issue in an interview with Lorell LaBoube of the Bioethics Channel.”