Michigan voters mull stem cell research

LANSING, Mich., Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Michigan voters will decide Tuesday whether to overturn a 30-year-old ban on destroying human embryos for medical research.

PoliSci: U.N. cannot stop cloning

WASHINGTON, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- A United Nations proposal to ban all cloning of human embryos -- including that done for research or therapeutic purposes -- will shift but not stop the research, experts agreed.
DEE ANN DIVIS, Senior Science & Technology Editor

Scientists make new human stem cell lines

WASHINGTON, March 3 (UPI) -- Scientists said Wednesday they have created 17 new lines of human embryonic stem cells, an advance that doubles the number of lines available to researchers and could trigger a review of President Bush's policy on the cells.
STEVE MITCHELL, United Press International

Human embryonic stem cells cloned

WASHINGTON, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Scientists said Thursday that for the first time they successfully have used cloning to create human embryonic stem cells, an advance that could spur progress in the field of regenerative medicine as well as renewed debate over whether cloning should be b
STEVE MITCHELL, United Press International

Civilization: Religion and reproduction

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- The most fascinating aspect of a new PBS documentary on religion and reproduction is that the traditionalists embrace science in defining human life and the pro
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