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President Bush’s problematic stance on stem cell research

October 25, 2014


In 2001, President George Bush explained why he chose to ban any federal funding for new lines of human Embryonic Stem Cells (hESC) for research, citing his religious beliefs, but tried to reassure scientists and the public that this ban would not interfere with progress in stem cell research. In an August 9, 2001 speech, he […]

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