TITLE

The Stir Over Stem Cells

PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Countdown;Winter2000, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on controversy over findings about the isolation of human stem cells from discarded fetal tissue that had important implications for medical research, especially related to transplantation. Capability of stem cells to be reproduced, cultured and differentiated into pancreatic islet cells; Ban on research in which embryos are destroyed, discarded or placed at risk for injury or death.
ACCESSION #
3876225

 

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