TITLE

Change in Federal Stem Cell Funding Policy Spurs Interest in Field

AUTHOR(S)
Finkelstein, Joel B.
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;5/6/2009, Vol. 101 Issue 9, p626
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of U.S. President Barack Obama to reverse the Federal stem cell funding policy on March 9, 2009 in the U.S. It says that the president lifted the ban on the use of federal funds for human embryonic stem cells research. It further states that the scientists believe that the research will possibly help to cure several diseases including Parkinson's, cancer, heart disease, and others.
ACCESSION #
41528806

 

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