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Cloning

UN Puts Off Therapeutic Cloning Ban Again

15 years, 12 months ago

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Posted on Dec 15, 2003, 11 p.m. By Bill Freeman

Found via Longevity Meme: As noted at Wired, the UN has again voted to postpone any consideration of a global therapeutic cloning ban (which would also ban most work on stem cell therapies for cancer, Parkinson's, nerve damage, and so forth). This time the delay is only for a year, but it looks like the anti-research forces led by the US administration are going to have to accept this defeat.

Found via Longevity Meme: As noted at Wired, the UN has again voted to postpone any consideration of a global therapeutic cloning ban (which would also ban most work on stem cell therapies for cancer, Parkinson's, nerve damage, and so forth). This time the delay is only for a year, but it looks like the anti-research forces led by the US administration are going to have to accept this defeat. As damaging legislation is put off, scientists working on stem cell and therapeutic cloning...

Source: http://www.transhumanism.com/news_comments.php?id=1071_0_2_0_C

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