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Molecules to Medicine

A Clinical Trial and Suicide Leave Many Questions: Part 1: Consent?

Dan and his mom, Mary Weiss

  The suicide of Dan Markingson, a 26 year old man participating in a psychiatric trial, has again made the news, and will serve us for a life-time of study and discussion of research ethics, along with the TeGenero and Jesse Gelsinger cases.   Markingson began to show signs of paranoia and delusions in 2003, [...]

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