Category Archives: Videos

President George W. Bush’s speech on stem cell research

On August 9 2001 President George W. Bush adressed the nation in a broadcast speech. As mentioned in a previous post, funds were permitted for cell lines that were existing at this date.   Advertisements

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President Barack Obama’s speech on stem cell research

As mentioned in a previous post, President Barack Obama signed an Executive Order. The purpose of the order was to remove limitations related to use of cell lines, and to expand NIH support for the exploration of human stem cell … Continue reading

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Stem cell research in Iran

This is a video from PBS, which explaines the situation in Iran very well.

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Nobel Lecture by Sir Martin J. Evans – Media Player at Nobelprize.org

In 2007 the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded to Sir Martin J. Evans, Mario Cappecchi and Oliver Smithies. The Laureates genetically modified and implanted embryonic stem cells into adult female mice, and that way creating genetically modified offspring. … Continue reading

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What are stem cells?

We found an interesting video on youtube.com, which simply explaines what stem cells are. The video also uses many important words that we will use throughout the blog.

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