TITLE

Obama moves swiftly to repair stem cell damage

AUTHOR(S)
Coghlan, Andy
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
New Scientist;11/15/2008, Vol. 199 Issue 2682, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the election victory of President Elect Barack Obama has given hope to the U.S. biomedical researchers who are looking forward to an end to the restrictions on the embryonic stem cell research introduced by President George W. Bush. It states that Obama spokeswoman Stephanie Cutter confirmed that all Bush's executive orders would be reviewed. It mentions that Bush used an executive order to limit federally funded researchers to working on embryonic stem cells.
ACCESSION #
36027043

 

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