TITLE

Selling Out for Science

AUTHOR(S)
Guterl, Fred; Cunningham, Jaime; Raymond, Joan; Brownell, Ginanne
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);11/8/2004 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 144 Issue 19, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the debate over stem cells in the United States. Claim that some scientists have exaggerated stem cells' potential for cures; Reference to a proposition in California that would give $3 billion to human embryonic stem cell research; Research conducted by Hans Kierstead of the University of California's Reeve-Irvine Research Center; Ethics surrounding the use of embryonic stem-cells in research; Obstacles faced by scientists in creating various types of tissue out of stem cells; Reference to an article in the June 2004 issue of "Scientific American," by Robert Lanza and Nadia Rosenthal.
ACCESSION #
16457674

 

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