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- Deceptively dogmatic. TOMEO, TERESA // Our Sunday Visitor;4/5/2009, Vol. 97 Issue 49, p25
The author comments on U.S. President Barack Obama's executive order that overturns restrictions on tax-funded embryonic stem-cell research.
- Take stand for stem cell research. // Crain's Detroit Business;6/14/2010, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p6
The article analyzes the difference of opinion among lawmakers in Michigan on whether to allow research that uses embryonic stem cells.
- UK set to allow research on embryonic stem cells. . . Louët, Sabine // Nature Biotechnology;Oct2000, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p1034
Focuses on a report published by Great Britain-based Expert Advisory Group on Therapeutic Cloning recommending the extension of legislation governing embryo research to allow the use of nuclear transfer technology to create embryos specifically for research on embryonic stem cells. Need for...
- The False Controversy of Stem Cells. Kinsley, Michael // Time International (South Pacific Edition);5/31/2004, Issue 21, p68
The article refers to stem-cell research in the U.S. The three-year-old policy by president George W. Bush severely restricts government-funded stem-cell research. According to an article on the shifting politics of stem-cell research, embryonic stem-cell studies are controversial because they...
- Shock stem cell ruling. Aldhous, Peter // New Scientist;8/28/2010, Vol. 207 Issue 2775, p1
The article discusses a court case regarding a decision by the U.S. District Court in Washington D.C. to freeze federal funding for human embryonic stem cell (hESC) research following an injunction by two U.S. scientists who claim U.S. president Barack Obama's policy to expand federal funding...
- Christian groups cheer halt to stem cell funding. // Christian Century;9/21/2010, Vol. 127 Issue 19, p16
The article reports on the political activity of conservative Christian groups filing suit against the federal funding of embryonic stem cell research in the U.S. as of September 2010.
- Judge halts US funding of stem cell research. Roehr, Bob // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;9/4/2010, Vol. 341 Issue 7771, p477
The article focuses on a decision issued by Judge Royce Lamberth on August 23, 2010, which immediately halted all U.S. government funding for research using embryonic stem cell pending the outcome of a trial into the legality of such funding.
- REGULATING DEVELOPMENTS IN EMBRYONIC STEM CELL RESEARCH IN AFRICA: A THIRD PERSON'S PERSPECTIVE. Amechi, Emeka Polycarp // African Journal of International & Comparative Law;Mar2007, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p85
The article presents a discussion of regulating developments in embryonic stem cell research in Africa, adapted from the research report "What Types of Regulations Should Guide the Ongoing Developments in Embryonic Stem Cells Research?," by Emeka Polycarp Amechi.
- THIS WEEK IN NEWS. // Our Sunday Visitor;3/22/2009, Vol. 97 Issue 47, p3
This section offers news briefs related to the Catholic community in the U.S., including an executive order overturning the limits on federal funding of embryonic stem-cell research issued by U.S. President Barack Obama on March 9, 2009.