A scientist's fight against embryonic stem cell research.
By Gunjan Sinha
Posted 06.14.2002 at 4:54 pm 0 Comments
The national furor over human cloning is certain to continue for years, regardless of whether or not the U.S. Senate heeds President Bush's pleas to ban it. The opportunity to create embryonic stem cells that scientists say could generate every cell type in the body-thereby revolutionizing medicine-gives many people pause for ethical reasons.
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