TITLE

Medical promise or moral poison?

AUTHOR(S)
McGovern, Celeste
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Report / Newsmagazine (National Edition);10/09/2000, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the debate over human embryo stem cell research. Mention of the United States Stem Cell Research Act of 2000; Morality of using embryos for research purposes; Possibility that adult stem cells can be used in the same way as embryonic cells; Practice of tissue engineering in Great Britain, which involves the growing of human organs from the patient's own cells. INSET: Banking on cord blood, by Celeste McGovern.
ACCESSION #
3654323

 

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