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2009-03-06 20:47:31

President Barack Obama plans to reverse former President George W. Bush's policy limiting U.S.

2009-03-06 16:28:00

WASHINGTON, March 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council (FRC) President Tony Perkins responded to President Obama's move announced late Friday to overturn President Bush's policy that allowed funding of human embryonic stem cell research without encouraging the destruction of human embryos.

2009-03-02 13:24:00

LANSING, Mich., March 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Michigan Catholic Conference Vice President for Public Policy Paul Long made the following statement today regarding a study in the online journal Nature, and reported in today's Washington Post, that stem cell researchers have discovered an additional way to pursue stem cell research while avoiding the destruction of embryos: "Michigan Catholic Conference welcomes today's news of yet another scientific advancement that allows researchers...

2009-02-19 07:35:29

Some medical researchers say they're let down U.S.

2009-01-29 10:41:00

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, Minn., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. President Barack Obama is expected to support removing federal funding restrictions on human embryonic stem cells (hESC) research and is looking to Congress to introduce legislation to act on the issue. On Aug.

2008-12-03 10:42:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr.

2008-11-24 10:29:24

Stem cell scientists in California say they're having trouble finding enough human eggs to conduct their research. California's Proposition 71, designed to fund $3 billions in stem cell research, prohibits paying women to be egg donors, the San Diego Union-Tribune said Monday.

2008-11-24 08:20:00

Opponents of embryonic stem cell research will face a tough battle when President-elect Barack Obama takes office in January.

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