TITLE

Stem Sell

AUTHOR(S)
Lizza, Ryan
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;7/23/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 4, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses U.S. President George W. Bush's position concerning stem cell research. Bush's efforts of to appease Catholic leaders and voters; Moral and ethical aspects of using stem cells harvested from human embryos; Possibility of compromise between opposing sides in the controversy.
ACCESSION #
4821024

 

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