TITLE

Stem cell dilemma

AUTHOR(S)
Dobson, Patrick
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
National Catholic Reporter;6/18/2004, Vol. 40 Issue 32, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the bioethics of embryonic stem cell research in the United States. Anticloning bill; Benefits of stem cell research; Somatic cell nuclear transfer.
ACCESSION #
13430265

 

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