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States Step in to Ban Stem Cell Research

For those in Canada and the UK who were worried that Obama’s move to restore U.S. federal funding for stem cell research would create a 50-state mecca, I have good news:

Reuters reported yesterday that several U.S. states — Oklahoma, Georgia, Mississippi, Texas, Arizona and Louisiana – have passed or are considering legislation to outlaw some forms of embryonic stem cell research. 

For legislators in those states who voted for the bans, I have a short educational video to recommend to you:

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One response to “States Step in to Ban Stem Cell Research

  1. Pingback: Texas Funds $50 million for Therapeutics Manufacturing Center « The Cross-Border Biotech Blog

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