Affirming Ourselves to Death
- Beyond Dolly folly. Oloroso, Arsenio // Crain's Chicago Business;05/12/97, Vol. 20 Issue 19, p15
Reports on human cloning, which is done at the Hyde Park laboratory, University of Chicago in an effort to discover the mystery surrounding the growth of human cells. Reference made to the Research that yield Dolly the cloned sheep; Controversy surrounding the prospect of cloning people; Number...
- Two of a kind--or none? Nicholson, Richard // Hastings Center Report;May/Jun97, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p5
Talks about the position of some European countries on cloning. Cloning of a sheep named Dolly in Edinburgh, Scotland; License granted by the British Home Office; Preparation for specific legislative bans on the cloning of humans in Europe; Motion in the Norwegian parliament to ban cloning;...
- Cloning: Good science or baaaad idea? Freiman-Stiefel, Chana // Science World;05/02/97, Vol. 53 Issue 14, p8
Looks into the ramifications of the success of Scottish scientists in cloning a baby lamb. Historical background on attempts to perfect cloning; Benefits and drawbacks of cloning; Moral and ethical aspects of cloning human beings. INSETS: Monkeying around with clones.;Should scientists try to...
- Double trouble? // Current Events;3/17/97, Vol. 96 Issue 22, p3
Discusses the cloning of sheep by Scottish scientists. Procedure; Implications; Concerns.
- Send in the clones. McCafferty, Bonnie L. // Louisville Magazine;May97, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p33
Examines issues and concerns related to cloning. Government regulation of the practice; Security from unsafe use; Moral and ethical issues about cloning.
- Silence of the lamb. Taylor, Alan // New Yorker;03/17/97, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p48
Reports on how the successful cloning of a lamb called Dolly by the Roslin Institute in Roslin, Scotland, has hardly affected the town. Declaration of a media-free day at the institute; Analogy between Dolly and the Chernobyl, Ukraine nuclear accident; Comments from a priest.
- The birth of cloning. Gurdon, J.B. // Sciences;Sep/Oct97, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p26
Opinion. Focuses on the history of cloning, where the first experiments was done in 1952. Reference to an article called `Nature.' Information on a theory of preformation by Swiss naturalist Charles Bonnet; Experiments by zoologist Hans Spemann.
- Hello, Dolly. // U.S. Catholic;Feb98, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p8
Focuses on the prospects for human cloning in light of the growing interest by scientists to continue experiments on human cloning.
- Coping with Dolly: Scenes from the National Bioethics Advisory Commission. Wright, Susan // Politics & the Life Sciences;Sep97, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p299
Opinion. Presents information on Dolly, the cloned sheep, and United States President Bill Clinton's executive order banning federally funded human cloning. Reference to the National Bioethics Advisory Commission (NBAC); Information on the imperatives of biogenetic science; Information on cloning.