Scientific Problems with Using Embryonic Stem Cells

Scientific Problems with Using Embryonic Stem Cells

Date: 11/02/2001

GENE EXPRESSION OF EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS EXTREMELY UNSTABLE A report from the Whitehead Institute explains why there are so many …

140,000 Petitions Sent to White House in Anticipation of Bush Announcement Tonight

Date: 08/09/2001

ALEXANDRIA, VA – Today, Do No Harm: The Coalition of Americans for Research Ethics sent 140,000 petitions to the White …

Skepticism Grows over Claimed Benefits of “Therapeutic Cloning”

Date: 07/31/2001

“The idea of therapeutic cloning is falling from favour.” — Nature, April 5, 2001 As Congress prepares to consider a …

NIH Guidelines (Still) Mislead on Stem Cells

Date: 06/10/2001

NIH unaware or indifferent to adult stem cell research advances In Guidelines issued 8/23/00 for Research Using Human Pluripotent Stem …

Adult Stem Cell Advances Continue to Challenge the “Need” for Destructive Embryonic Research

Date: 05/10/2001

Time to “Revisit” Adult Stem Cell Progress “In our judgment, the derivation of stem cells from embryos remaining following infertility …

Washington Post Blurs Debate on Stem Cell Research

Date: 04/30/2001

In a front-page April 19 story, “Embryonic Breakthroughs,” the Washington Post reports that “publicly funded scientists remain banned from the …

Embryonic Stem Cell Study Replicates Adult Stem Cell Advances Achieved Over a Year Ago

Date: 04/27/2001

A report in today’s issue of Science magazine reports on one of the very few successes scientists have achieved using …

GBCS General Secretary Calls on President Bush to Extend Moratorium on Human Embryo Stem Cell Research

Date: 04/27/2001

The General Secretary of the General Board of Church and Society, Jim Winkler, has sent a letter to fellow United …

Government Must Reject Destructive Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research: It Is Unjustifiable Ethically, Legally, and Scientifically

Date: 03/08/2001

Do No Harm: The Coalition of Americans for Research Ethics agrees with the substantive claims in the lawsuit, filed today …

Nobel Laureates’ Letter to President Bush Contains Misinformation and Omissions

Date: 03/02/2001

by Kelly J. Howell The following is an analysis of the letter sent to President Bush on February 21, 2001, …