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Researchers say human adult and embryonic stem cell research is complementary.
COLUMBIA, Md., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission (Commission) has completed its review of the 180 applications received in response to its three FY 2011 Requests for Applications (RFAs).
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Cell Technology, Inc. ("ACT"; OTCBB: ACTC), a leader in the field of regenerative medicine, today issued a statement about Friday's decision by the U.S.
A US federal appeals court overturned a federal judge ruling which found that NIH guidelines on stem cell research violated the law because embryos were destroyed and it put other researchers working with adult stem cells at a disadvantage to win federal grants.
WASHINGTON, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council expressed disappointment in a 2-1 split decision today by the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C. that allows the Obama administration to continue federal taxpayer funding of embryonic stem cell research.
The Australian Stem Cell Centre (ASCC) has submitted its recommendations to the independent committee reviewing the Australian legislation governing the use of human embryos in research.
While there is no doubt that the ethical controversy surrounding human embryonic stem cell (hESC) research has given rise to an uncertain policy environment, the true impact of years of frequent policy changes has not been fully assessed.
States, not the federal government, now fund the majority of human embryonic stem cell research conducted in the United States.
76% oppose cloning human embryos for research NEW POLL: AMERICANS CONTINUE TO OPPOSE TAX FUNDING FOR EMBRYONIC STEM CELL RESEARCH, SUPPORT ETHICAL ALTERNATIVES WASHINGTON, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the U.S.
After an appeals court ruled in its favor on Friday, the US government said it would resume work on controversial human embryonic stem cell research.
- The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.