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Embryonic Stem Cells: Video

This video explains what embryonic stem cells are and why they are so useful. Stem cell researchers are looking at ways of using stem cell research to help save patients’ lives and improve our understanding of the seemingly endless possibilities … Continue reading

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Michael J Fox on Embryonic Stem Cell Research

Michael J Fox was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 1991 and disclosed his condition to the public in 1998. He is passionate about finding a cure for Parkinson’s disease and has set up the Michael J Fox foundation to promote … Continue reading

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Embryonic Versus Adult Stem Cells: Courtroom Battle

Two scientists have had their lawyers file an appeal after a July 2011 courtroom battle went against their reasoning that research on new embryonic stem cell (ES cell) lines should not be allowed. Dr James Sherley from Boston Biomedical Research … Continue reading

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