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KoreaTimes : Korean Researchers to Stop Cloning With Human Eggs

15 years, 9 months ago

1992  0
Posted on Feb 20, 2004, 7 a.m. By Bill Freeman

Profs. Hwang Woo-suk and Moon Shin-yong, who caught the world by surprise last week by announcing their success in human embryo cloning, said they will stop cloning with human eggs due to ethical concerns. The Seoul National University professors made the announcement in a press conference Wednesday night upon arriving at the Incheon International Airport from the U.

Profs. Hwang Woo-suk and Moon Shin-yong, who caught the world by surprise last week by announcing their success in human embryo cloning, said they will stop cloning with human eggs due to ethical concerns. The Seoul National University professors made the announcement in a press conference Wednesday night upon arriving at the Incheon International Airport from the U.S. ``We tentatively stopped cloning with human eggs. We will resume such studies only after receiving international opinions and the views of the Korean government and people, Hwang said.

Source: http://times.hankooki.com/lpage/200402/kt2004021914511410220.htm



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