TITLE

The Stem Cell Debate

AUTHOR(S)
Cataldo, Adam L.
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/14/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32089, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the efforts of legislators to secure a budget for stem cell research in the U.S. Proposal of Connecticut legislator Larry Miller of a legislation that calls for the state to sell bonds to help support the research in the state; Consideration of other states of allocating funds for the research; Approval of the voters in California of selling bonds to help finance the research.
ACCESSION #
16410794

 

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