stem cell research


Stem cell biology may revolutionise reproduction

Michael Cook | 17 January 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: IVG, reproductive technology, stem cell ethics, stem cell research
Scientists are close to finding out how to create eggs and sperm in a Petri dish


Scientists call for embryo experiments

Xavier Symons | 17 May 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, embryo experimentation, embryonic research, stem cell research
No tinkering with embryos over 14 days used to be the rule. Until now.


Not with a bang but a whimper

Michael Cook | 03 November 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: science, stem cell ethics, stem cell research
What ever happened to the stem cell wars?


A Nobel Prize for ethics?

Michael Cook | 09 October 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, stem cell ethics, stem cell research
This year's Nobel Prize for Medicine was shared by a Briton and a Japanese who respects the dignity of the human embryo.


The science of eggsploitation

Richard Egan | 11 October 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: human cloning, hyperovulation, stem cell research
Human cloning researchers pay women to risk death so they can pursue their doomed experiments.


Never tire of asking questions

Jack Martin | 11 May 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: higher education, science, stem cell research
A university education enables students to scrutinise ethically dubious claims made by some scientists


Barack, can you spare a dime?

Michaela Kingston | 23 April 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: Barack Obama, stem cell research
American stem cell scientists expected a river of gold to flow into their labs after Obama's election. It hasn't happened.


Where are the lines?

Sheila Liaugminas | 09 November 2009 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: stem cell research
Lines that Divide, produced by Biola University Chair of Cinema and Media Arts, Jack Hafer, looks into the scientific basics of stem cell research.


Define ‘person’

Sheila Liaugminas | 25 October 2009 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: abortion, stem cell research
Pro-life and pro-abortion activists are splitting hairs between what it means to be a human being and a human person.


A tarnished gold standard

Michael Cook | 16 August 2009 | FEATURES |  
tags: embryo, stem cell research
The last-ditch defence for experimenting with human embryonic stem cells is that they are a “gold standard” for stem cell research. Nonsense.


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