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Calling Out Stem Cell Lies

Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stuart Whatley

Knocking down the arbitrary wall constructed by Bush will most likely subject far more labs who are obliged to reap the benefits of federal stem cell funding to a federal ethics oversight regime.

The Stem Cell Slippery Slope Fallacy

Marty Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marty Kaplan

The slippery slope argument says that if we permit a scientist to culture stem cells, then when that scientist wants to make cowumans and humabbits, society will be incapable of saying no.

Obama's Stem Cell Policy Should Be Enacted Through Legislation, Not by Executive Order

Ralph Dittman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ralph Dittman

Obama guaranteed he would ensure that all research on stem cells is conducted "ethically and with rigorous oversight." Now, how does he implement this change in stem cell policy?

Stem Cell Breakthrough Could Undermine Bush's Veto...

The Times Of London | Catherine Philp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

THE breakthrough made in a small Massachusetts laboratory could put American embryonic stem-cell research back on track by removing the key objection ...

Stem-Cell Bank To Open In South Korea

Associated Press | JI-SOO KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

South Korean cloning pioneer Hwang Woo-suk said Wednesday he plans to open a stem cell bank by the end of the year to help speed up the quest to grow ...