TITLE

US court temporarily lifts ban imposed in August on human embryonic stem cell research

AUTHOR(S)
Tanne, Janice Hopkins
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;9/18/2010, Vol. 341 Issue 7773, p579
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia in September 2010 to temporarily lift the ban on stem cell research handed down by a lower court in August 2010. The temporary injunction preventing federal funding for research on human embryonic stem cells was issued on August 23 by Chief Judge Royce Lamberth of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. The dispute that ensued following the ruling is highlighted. Also noted are issues surrounding stem cell research in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
54084978

 

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