Wednesday, January 03, 2007

'Fresh' Embryos to Be Sacrificed for Stem Cell Research?

Debate has re-erupted over whether to allow donations of "fresh" human embryos for stem cell research. The House of Commons health committee has become a key audience for the debate's opposing voices because it is finally weighing regulations to implement a sweeping 2004 law governing assisted reproductive technologies - such as donor insemination and in vitro fertilization (IVF) - used to create human life.