State Embryonic and Fetal Research Laws


Subject:
Social Issues , Stem Cells

Description:
Comparison of state laws relating to embryonic stem cell and fetal research, with charts showing whether each state specifically permits research on a fetus or embryo, restricts research on the aborted fetus or fetus/embryo resulting from sources other than abortion, has consent provisions, and restricts the purchase or sale of human tissue for research. Includes an overview of the issue and links to laws and to related resources. From the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL).

Publisher:
National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.ncsl.org/programs/health/genetics/embfet.htm


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