Bearing Down on the Stem Cell

Buckley, William F. Jr.
August 2005
National Review;8/29/2005, Vol. 57 Issue 15, p54
Reports the author's views on stem cell research. Description of the stem cell controversy as two different research areas: adult stem cells and embryonic stem cells; Discussion of United States President George W. Bush's approval in 2001 of research on 78 embryonic-stem-cell lines already in existence; How the Congress is close to approving funding of research on in vitro embryos donated by fertility clinics; Opinion that verbal definitions and moral perspectives are necessary for proper resolution of the stem cell controversy.


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