Holding Cell

Groopman, Jerome
August 2002
New Republic;8/5/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 6/7, p14
Criticizes the four-year moratorium proposed by the Council on Bioethics of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush in 2002. Implication of the decision for scientists and patients with incurable diseases; Information on the process of reproductive and therapeutic cloning; Discussion of the foundation on which all other principles of justice are built; Ways pointed out by the council's minority in which accepted medical practice and federal law clash with the proposed sanctity of the undifferentiated zygote.


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