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Despite court challenges, the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine funded $12.1 million in stem cell research using private donors, a report said.
Top performers of stage and screen turned out in New York to remember award-winning playwright Wendy Wasserstein, who died of cancer at age 55.
Today is Wednesday, Feb. 8, the 39th day of 2006 with 326 to follow.
California has awarded its first grants for embryonic stem-cell research even though a bond issue to fund the program has been delayed by legal challenges.
A bill expected to be introduced this week will round out a quartet of congressional legislation laying bare the choice to either protect or ban human cloning for research and therapeutic medical purposes.
California has until May to start funding its $3 billion stem cell research program.