- STEM CELL DIALOGUES: A PHILOSOPHICAL AND SCIENTIFIC INQUIRY INTO MEDICAL FRONTIERS. Bylander, Jessica // Health Affairs;Dec2015, Vol. 34 Issue 12, p2204
No abstract available.
- JAMA 100 YEARS AGO. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;1/21/2009, Vol. 301 Issue 3, p335
The article presents reprints of the articles "The Nobel Prize for 1908: Metchnikoff - Ehrlich" and "Walking." The first article discusses the winners of the Nobel prize in medicine for the year 1908, Russian zoologist Metchnikoff and medical researcher Paul Ehrlich. The second discusses walking...
- ZYGOTES & BLASTOCYSTS. Callahan, Sidney // Commonweal;6/14/2002, Vol. 129 Issue 12, p7
Comments on the debate on whether to protect human zygotes, blastocyts and embryos from manipulation or loss. Description on human zygotes; Arguments of pro-research groups; Position of the Catholic Church to experiments with human life.
- HELPING HAND. Scholl, David // Commonweal;4/24/2009, Vol. 136 Issue 8, p4
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Life & Science" in the March 27, 2009 issue.
- Ethical Considerations Regarding Stem Cell Research. // New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology & Society;Winter2012, Vol. 34, p98
An appendix is presented that shows the ethical considerations regarding stem cell research.
- Deconstructing Obama on embryonic stem cells. // Our Sunday Visitor;4/12/2009, Vol. 97 Issue 50, p5
The author comments on the transcript of U.S. President Barack Obama's March 24, 2009 press conference on embryonic stem cell research.
- The meaning of life. // Nature;7/19/2001, Vol. 412 Issue 6844, p255
Reports that pro-life groups have denounced the Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine in Virginia for claiming to have created human embryos in vitro for the sole purpose of harvesting embryonic stem cells. Potential of stem cell research in reproductive medicine; How mammalian life starts;...
- JAMA 100 YEARS AGO. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;1/2/2008, Vol. 299 Issue 1, p114
This article presents a reprint of a feature from the January 4, 1908 issue. The article announces the award of the Nobel Prize in Medicine to Alphonse Laveran who discovered the cause of malaria. The story of Laveran is told for its benefit in understanding how medical discoveries and made and...
- Physics. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2008, p246
A list of Nobel Prize winners for physics is presented, including Martin Perl, Eric A. Cornell and David J. Gross.