U.S. cloning expert Martin Pera on the Korean cloning scandal, self-correcting science and the importance of sound PR
By Greg MonePosted 02.16.2006 at 2:00 am 0 Comments
This January, news that South Korean scientist Hwang Woo Suk fabricated research on cloned human stem cells brought more negative attention to an already controversial field. Hwang´s work had been believed to be a breakthrough. His technique for cloning embryonic stem cells genetically matched to patients might have been used by scientists worldwide to cure disease.