US policy on stem cells
- Panel OKs Money for Stem Cell Clinical Trials. Chambers, Heather // San Diego Business Journal;3/15/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p8
The article reports that the governing board for the state's three billion dollars stem cell institute approved the funding for the development of new stem cell therapies in San Diego, California.
- Court paints with broad brush, upends U.S. stem cell policy. Lefkowitz, Jay // Hill;9/16/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 100, p31
In this article the author focuses on the court ruling which emphasized the preclusion of an embryonic stem cell research project from receiving federal fundings by the Dickey-Wicker Amendment if one step of the project results in the destruction of an embryo in the U.S.
- Stem-cell fudge finds no favour with biologists. Wadman, Meredith // Nature;7/12/2001, Vol. 412 Issue 6843, p107
Focuses on a compromise answer to the question of whether the United States government should fund research on human embryonic stem cells. Reaction of cell biologists; Comments from Rudulf Jaenisch, a professor of biology at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research in Cambridge,...
- Stem-cell research must go forward. Harkin, Tom // Hill;10/6/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 110, p23
The article reports on the author's thoughts about the impact of the decision of U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth on halting federal funding for embryonic stem-cell research on one of the fields of biomedical inquiry which is considered promising.
- Chief Judge Suspends Funding for Embryonic Stem Cell Research. Bekisz, Jonathan // Penn Bioethics Journal;Fall2010, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p5
The article reports on the court decision made by U.S. District Court Chief Judge Royce Lamberth concerning the suspension of the funding for human embryonic stem cell research.
- Stem Cell Research Funding: Policy and Law. // New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology & Society;Winter2012, Vol. 34, p114
An appendix is presented that shows the stem cell research funding in the U.S.
- US BRIEFS. // National Catholic Reporter;10/1/2010, Vol. 46 Issue 25, p3
The article offers news briefs related to the Catholic Church in the U.S. including then immediate resignation of Bishop Charles Bennison, opposition against stem-cell research funding, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation's surveillance at Thomas Merton Center.
- Cultured neurons woo Congress. Boyce, Nell // New Scientist;12/12/98, Vol. 160 Issue 2164, p5
Focuses on a United States Senate committee hearing on public funding of embryonic stem cell research. Researcher John Gearhart's evidence of human neurons grown from embryonic stem cells; Bioethicist Arthur Caplan's advocacy of public funding of stem-cell research.
- US courts throw ES cell research into disarray. Fox, Jeffrey L. // Nature Biotechnology;Oct2010, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p991
This article reports on the decision of a U.S. court of appeals to lift a lower court injunction suspending federal funding for grants and contracts involving human embryonic stem cell (hESC) research.