- Different faiths, different views on stem cells. Lampman, Jane // Christian Science Monitor;7/23/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 166, p1
Discusses the viewpoint of different faiths on the ethics of embryonic stem cell research.
- The stem-cell sell. // Commonweal;8/17/2001, Vol. 128 Issue 14, p5
Criticizes the proposal of some scientists in the United States to fund their research on embryo stem cells that would cure disease like Parkinson's. Information on cell-embryos; Skepticism on the ultimate goal of embryo stem-cell research; Argument of proponents of stem-cell research.
- DISTINCTLY HUMAN. Harvey, John Collins // Commonweal;2/8/2002, Vol. 129 Issue 3, p11
Reveals the basic metaphysical categories that are helpful in understanding the status of the human embryo after U.S. President George W. Bush decided to fund the research on human embryonic stem cells in 2001. Notion of being that can account for both the reality of a particular essence and...
- POINT / COUNTER. Donovan, Peter J.; Zambidis, Elias T. // Hem/Onc Today;5/25/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p11
The article debates the moral and ethical issues surrounding the issue of producing pluripotent stem cells from adult stem cells.
- Ethical and social considerations of stem cell research. McLaren, Anne // Nature;11/1/2001, Vol. 414 Issue 6859, p129
Discusses the ethical, moral and social considerations in stem cell research. Ethics of the destructive harvesting of stem cells from human embryo; Moral value of embryos donated for research; Possibility for stem cell research to facilitate reproductive cloning in humans.
- Every cell is sacred? Wilson, Stephen // New Scientist;12/22/2007, Vol. 196 Issue 2635/2636, p34
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article about turning skin cells into stem cells.
- Religious Right Groups Demand Litmus Test For Supreme Court. // Church & State;Oct2001, Vol. 54 Issue 9, p17
Focuses on the campaign of Religious Right members for a supreme court judge sharing the same belief with the group on abortion in the United States. Organization of the campaign called 'Shake the Nation'; Division among Religious Right groups over the decision of Bush for limited stem cell...
- The Master Cell. // New York Times Upfront (Teacher's Edition);10/1/2001, Vol. 134 Issue 3, p4
Presents a lesson plan on the ethics of stem-cell research in the United States. Guide questions for discussion; Strategies for classroom teaching; Destruction of human embryos through stem-cell research.
- Stem Cell Challenges. Kavanaugh, John F. // America;9/17/2001, Vol. 185 Issue 7, p22
Discusses the ethical aspects of embryonic stem cell research. Possible instruments for curing neural, heart and liver diseases; Option in order to prevent immune rejection in embryonic stem cells; Reason for the interest of science in any embryonic stem cell.