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August 20, 2014, Comments Off

By Gene Tarne Researchers using ethically uncontroversial induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) have achieved what appears to be a major breakthrough in understanding the origin and development of Down syndrome, …

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Irish Pro-Life Rally Reveals Need for Perinatal Hospice, Not Abortion

July 10, 2014, Comments Off

By Nora Sullivan This past Saturday, in Belfast, thousands of pro-life demonstrators from both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland joined to ...

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Improving Joyful Lives: Society’s Response to Difference and Disability

July 2, 2014, Comments Off

By Mark Bradford, President of the Jérôme Lejeune Foundation USA.  For more information about the Jérôme Lejeune Foundation please visit their we ...

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Cloning is Cloning is Cloning

June 17, 2014, Comments Off

(Click here for full PDF version of this report.) By Gene Tarne Introduction A flurry of recent developments in the area of human cloning provides an ...

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    A Scientific View of When Life Begins
    June 11, 2014, Comments Off

    (Click here for full PDF version of this report) Questions about the very beginning of human life continue to surface in the media, usually in the context of a public ...

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    Ethical Stem Cells: Back to Basics
    May 21, 2014, No comments

    (Click here for full PDF version of this report.) By Gene Tarne The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine’s (CIRM) initial round of grants for 2014 provides an interesting perspective on ...