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Stem cell research in the US: religious views

The main reason for the US’s opposition to stem cell research is based on their culture. Immigration has been the major source of population growth since the 16th century, when Europeans immigrated to the US in search of a better … Continue reading

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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 the United States of America: political history

Stem cell research, or rather research on embryos, has always been linked to the anti-abortion debate in the United States. In 1973 the Supreme Court legalized abortion, by saying that the abortion was private, and a decision made by the … Continue reading

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