Wednesday, August 29, 2007
Embryonic Stem Cell Research
What are the facts about adult vs. embryonic stem cells? Three years ago California passed a $3 billion bond initiative for stem cell research. But stem-cell research was already legal and funded in California. What was the difference? Cloning. Where does the research stand today? That's what we talked about on Wednesday's show with Jennifer Lahl, Director of The Center for Bioethics and Culture.
Here are some links on the subject that you can find at our Issues Library.
-Claims that majority of Americans want Stem Cell Action in New Congress
-New Debate on using embryonic stem cells
-2007 Bioethic ‘Predictions’ – Wesley J. Smith
-President Bush' speech on Stem Cell Research
-California Embryo Cloning and Stem Cell Research Bond Act
Hear the show with Jennifer Lahl (See 8/29/07)