States Take Lead in Stem-Cell Funding


Subject:
Science , Stem Cells

Description:
This 2007 article describes how state governments "have taken the unusual step of funding biomedical research -- usually done with federal grants -- because of federal political decisions to restrict funding for embryonic stem-cell research." Features a timeline in key moments in the stem cell debate and a look at "the facts and fictions behind stem-cell science." From National Public Radio (NPR).

Creator:
Palca, Joe

Publisher:
National Public Radio (NPR)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=9244363


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