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Stem cell discovery could eliminate need for embryo research and usher in human cloning

Any cell can be rewound to a pre-embryonic state, according to stem cell researchers. Scientists in Japan and at Harvard said they found that stem cells, which can transform into any tissue and potentially regenerate the body, could be quickly made by dipping blood cells into an acid bath or…

Judge throws out suit blocking stem cell funding

In a victory for President Barack Obama’s administration, a US federal judge dismissed a lawsuit that had temporarily blocked government funding for embryonic stem cell research. Wednesday’s ruling was issued by Judge Royce Lamberth, who last year saw merit in the plaintiffs’ case and stunned many scientists by ordering a…

Federal judge dismisses lawsuit blocking stem cell funding

WASHINGTON — In a victory for the President Barack Obama administration, a US federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit that had temporarily blocked federal funding for embryonic stem cell research. Judge Royce Lamberth’s summary judgment followed an appeals court decision in April that also ruled against the plaintiffs, two…

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