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A natural stem cell therapy? How novel findings and biotechnology clarify the ethics of stem cell research
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    Parthonogenetically created stem cells: A middle ground to take

    Dear Editor,

    Unfortunately, scientists have used fetal tissue in research since at least the 1930s, now the secrets of the Dead-Baby Industry reveal that aborted fetuses being dissected alive, harvested and sold in pieces to fuel a vast research enterprise. There are social implications of its existence. We all need moral intensity these days. We all need to take it very seriously. Patel¡¦s paper is written to obvia...

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    The problem is destruction of a human organism

    Dear Editor,

    P Patel’s article in “Research Ethics: A natural stem cell therapy? How novel findings and biotechnology clarify the ethics of stem cell research,” in the April issue of the Journal did not clarify as much as it could have.

    Rather than exploring the “naturalness” of stem cell therapy, a better understanding would come with examining “destructive” and “non- destructive” stem cell therapy. Firs...

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