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Harvard Seeks Permission to Clone Human Embryos

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Harvard Seeks Permission to Clone Human Embryos

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Harvard Seeks Permission to Clone Human Embryos

Harvard Seeks Permission to Clone Human Embryos

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Harvard University scientists request permission to clone human embryos in order to make human embryonic stem cells. The researchers say they plan to use the stem cells to study diseases such as Parkinson's and diabetes. NPR's Joe Palca reports.