Pa. unlikely to create stem-cell research fund

Ryan, Jim T.
April 2009
Central Penn Business Journal;4/10/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 15, p6
The article reports on the issues that Pennsylvania is unlikely to create stem cell research fund. It says that although studying embryonic stem cells is legal in the state, creating stem-cell lines and donating embryos from fertility clinics for research is not. Representative Babette Josephs plans to introduce a bill that would give support to embryonic stem-cell research, repeal the ban on donating embryos from fertility clinics to create stem-cell lines, and open the way for state funding.


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