Stem Cell Research: Understanding the Controversies
Stem Cell research using human embryos has created widespread public controversy. Supporters say it holds the promise of future medical cures for devastating illnesses. Opponents call the research that do not use human embryos are equally promising for medical science is intensely debated. The conference promotes understanding of stem cell science, the ethical, religious, and policy issues surrounding science, and how recent empirical research informs the debates.
Institutional Repository Citation
Adelman, Senator David I. J.D., M.P.A.; Schafer, Senator David J.; Berry, Roberta M. J.D., Ph.D.; Cohen, Cynthia B. Ph.D., J.D.; and Hurlbut, William B. M.D., "Stem Cell Research: Understanding the Controversies" (2008). Center for Law, Health and Society Events. 7.