London, England | 4/2/13 12:39 PM
Scientists are keeping aborted fetal ovaries alive in order to scavenge their eggs.
London, England | 4/2/13 10:26 AM
Great Britain’s Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA), which oversees fertility treatments and embryo research in that nation, recently approved fertility procedures that would amount to the genetic engineering of children
Washington, DC | 3/22/13 3:48 PM
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Washington, DC | 2/15/13 12:48 PM
At present, there are three small human safety embryonic stem cell studies. All deal with macular degeneration-type conditions.
Washington, DC | 2/13/13 11:21 AM
I was right. Again. Last month, I predicted that Geron would sell its defunct embryonic stem cell business this year, and the one major ESCR human trial would be on the road to resuming.
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Washington, DC | 2/5/13 1:18 PM
Back in the 17th century, Hennig Brand, a German Alchemist, boiled a lot of urine looking for a way to make gold. He instead discovered phosphorus.
Washington, DC | 2/4/13 11:49 AM
Transhumanism is not just about transforming humanity. Part of the movement seeks to redefine what it means to be a “person” extending personhood rights to any kind of intelligence, artificial or otherwise.