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Report Outlines Ethics of Stem-Cell Research

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Report Outlines Ethics of Stem-Cell Research

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Report Outlines Ethics of Stem-Cell Research

Report Outlines Ethics of Stem-Cell Research

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A report from the National Academies offers U.S. scientists a set of voluntary ethical principles to follow in deriving, storing and working with human embryonic stem-cell lines. A consequence of a ban on federal funding for human embryonic stem-cell research is a lack of federal oversight.