Destructive Embryonic Research

Allen, Kerrie
January 2006
Australian Family;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p3
The article comments on the recommendations made by the Australian Lockhart Review Committee on human embryo experiments and human cloning for scientific ends. The committee acknowledged the need to consider both the useful scientific purposes of embryo research and the community's social and moral values attached to the embryo. It is alleged that the committee released its recommendations notwithstanding that the majority of the recommendations submitted to it by the public were mostly against human embryonic experimentation. It outlines the salient recommendations of the committee.


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