Wednesday, July 18, 2012

No need to kill embryos in lab

Report shows adult stem cell research produces results, draws money

A mouse was killed to obtain these stem cells.
This Catholic News Agency story gives encouraging news about stem-cell research using embryos.

A new report on one of the world's largest funders of stem-cell research reveals that an emphasis on results has led to a shift in funding towards morally acceptable work with adult stem cells.

In the field of stem-cell research, the "predominant progress" is being made by non-controversial adult stem cells, said Chuck Donovan, president of the Charlotte Lozier Institute, which serves as the education and research arm of the pro-life Susan B. Anthony List.

For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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