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- Japan okays stem cells. Saegusa, Asako // Nature Biotechnology;Mar2000, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p246
Reports on the approval given by the bioethics committee of Japan's Science and Technology Council for research involving the use of embryonic stem cells. Reason cited by the committee for granting approval to the research; Plans of the committee to draw up guidelines for embryonic stem cell...
- Scientists react to government indecision. Brown, Phyllida // Nature Medicine;Aug99, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p855
Discusses the government's delay in deciding whether to permit research into the therapeutic use of human embryonic stem cells in Great Britain. Creation of anti-science climate; Reaction of the researchers towards the delay.
- Corrigendum: Toward the generation of rod and cone photoreceptors from mouse, monkey and human embryonic stem cells. Osakada, Fumitaka; Ikeda, Hanako; Mandai, Michiko; Wataya, Takafumi; Watanabe, Kiichi; Yoshimura, Nagahisa; Akaike, Akiori; Sasai, Yoshiki; Takahashi, Masayo // Nature Biotechnology;Mar2008, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p352
A correction to the article "Toward the generation of rod and cone photoreceptors from mouse, monkey and human embryonic stem cells" that was published in the February 3, 2008 issue is presented.
- 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.
- Scientific integrity. // Our Sunday Visitor;3/22/2009, Vol. 97 Issue 47, p19
The author reflects on U.S. President Barack Obama's executive order to lift limitations on federal funding for embryonic stem-cell research.
- Stem cells: Clampdown. Miura, Grant // Nature Chemical Biology;Aug2014, Vol. 10 Issue 8, p607
The article focuses on a research that develop synthetic variants of the Grb2 SH2 domain of proteins, which bound specifically to one single phosphotyrosine motif, in mouse embryonic stem cells using affinity clamp approach.
- A world of difference. Aldhous, Peter // Nature;12/20/2001-12/27/2001, Vol. 414 Issue 6866, p838
Focuses on human embryonic stem (ES) cells research. Support of Great Britain on ES-cell research; Significance of therapeutic cloning; Plans of Advanced Cell Technology (ACT).
- Historic retinal stem cell trial. // Optometry Today;9/30/2011, Vol. 51 Issue 19, p8
The article reports that Moorfield Eye Hospital in Great Britain will be the site of Europe's first embryonic stem cell trial.
- Therapeutic cloning OK. Grisham, Julie // Nature Biotechnology;May2000, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p475
Reports that London, England-based Nuffield Council on Bioethics has released a report stating that research on human embryonic stem cells for the treatment of disease should be allowed. Potential benefits offered by research on somatic cell nuclear transfer for derivation of stem cells or...