Ethical Stem Cells Into Human Kidneys

  By Wesley J. Smith I credit President Bush’s embryonic stem cell policy for the amazing advances we are seeing with induced pluripotent stem cells, e.g., stem cells made from skin. Not directly. But indirectly. Bush’s policy kept the entire world focused on the moral value of the embryo, and as a partial consequence, had …

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Another amazing stem cell advance that you won’t hear about from the BBC

By Dr. Peter Saunders Editor’s note. Dr. Saunders is a former general surgeon and is CEO of Christian Medical Fellowship, a UK-based organization with 4,500 UK doctors and 1,000 medical students as members. Here is another amazing breakthrough in ethical stem cell research that you won’t learn about from the BBC. Researchers have for the …

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Progress and Profits from Ethical Stem Cells

By Barbara Lyons, Executive Director Wisconsin Right to Life He is both a goat and a hero.  James Thomson, a University of Wisconsin researcher, isolated the first embryonic stem cell, igniting the stem cell revolution and contentious debate about whether embryos should be destroyed for research purposes.   Thomson also co-discovered induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS …

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