TITLE

A Crisis of Biotech

AUTHOR(S)
Theil, Stefan; Chan, Michelle; Pepper, Tara; Marais, Samia
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);7/16/2001 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 138 Issue 3, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses laws surrounding research on embryonic stem cells in Germany. Mention of a law which protects the rights of embryos as a form of human life; Belief of corporate leaders and the socialist government that stem cell technology could save lives and be a boon for business; View of German scientists that they are falling behind in research, and their efforts to conduct research abroad.
ACCESSION #
4818593

 

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