TITLE

Reigniting The Stem Cell Debate

AUTHOR(S)
Fields, Helen
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/6/2005, Vol. 138 Issue 21, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the political debate surrounding stem cell research. Review of a bill passed by the House of Representatives that would expand funding for embryonic stem cell research; Discussion of how the bill now faces the approval of the United States Senate and U.S. President George W. Bush; Analysis of how embryonic stem cells are used in medical research; View of those opposed to the use of stem cells, who argue that the embryos destroyed by extracting the cells might otherwise be implanted in a woman's uterus and develop as a human; Potential for partisan compromise on the issue.
ACCESSION #
17172392

 

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