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Embryo research and alternatives


Bioethics press synthesis

A step closer to the creation of artificial embryos?

05 October 2018

An international team of researchers led by Professor Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz at Cambridge University claims to be very close to the creation of artificial...

Bioethics laws: "Human embryos - the adjustment variable in a political game"

23 July 2018

"There has been a direct link between medically assisted reproduction and human embryo research since the practice of the former in France has generated a...

Researchers develop a new process for differentiating iPS stem cells

09 May 2018

It is estimated that 80% of adults in the United States will suffer from back and neck pain once or twice in their lifetime. This is usually caused by the...

Human embryonic stem cells used to create "mini kidneys"

01 March 2018

Scientists at the University of Manchester have developed human "mini kidneys" from human embryonic stem cells that they cultured and used in vivo in mice....


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