Scientific article

Stem cell science: current ethical and policy issues

Published inClinical pharmacology and therapeutics, vol. 82, no. 3, p. 330-333
Publication date2007

There is increasing support for embryonic stem (ES) cell research on both sides of the Atlantic. In the United States, the outcome is more funding from non-federal sources, despite the current administration's opposing views. In Europe, a similar pragmatic turn is in the making, but the future is still uncertain. Acceptance of ES cells is mitigated by the uncritical belief that their use is ethically more suspect than is the case for adult cells.

  • Adult Stem Cells
  • Embryonic Stem Cells
  • Europe
  • Humans
  • Politics
  • Stem Cell Transplantation/ ethics/ legislation & jurisprudence
  • Stem Cells/ physiology
  • United States
Citation (ISO format)
MAURON, Alex, JACONI, Marisa. Stem cell science: current ethical and policy issues. In: Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics, 2007, vol. 82, n° 3, p. 330–333. doi: 10.1038/sj.clpt.6100295
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