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  • 2002
  • The newly canonised Pope John Paul II said to the UN General Assembly on this subject in 2002: "These techniques, insofar as they involve the manipulation and destruction of human embryos, are not morally acceptable, even when their proposed goal is good in itself. (christiantoday.com)
  • Article #2: D. N. Irving, "Legally valid informed consent: Individual testimony before the New Jersey State Senate Health and Human Services Committee on Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research and Cloning, Ethical and Public Policy Considerations , New Jersey State Senate Committee on Health and Human Services, Trenton, New Jersey (November 4, 2002). (lifeissues.net)
  • The unequivocal stance of "Protecting the Endangered Human," a paper authored by three leading academics and published in the American Journal of Law & Medicine, illustrates the strength of feeling that was evident at the height of the cloning debate in 2002. (infobarrel.com)
  • adult
  • Depending on the method used, reprogramming of adult cells into iPSCs for implantation could have severe limitations in humans. (agronumericus.com)
  • Dr. John B. Gurdon (U.K.) clones a frog by transplanting the intestinal cell of a tadpole into an enucleated frog egg, which develops into an adult frog. (infoplease.com)
  • several clones
  • Using goats as egg donors and surrogates, they made several clones of a wild mountain goat called the bucardo-but the longest-surviving clone died soon after birth. (smore.com)
  • Damian Wayne finds out that his mother had actually created several clones of her son upon realizing that he has chosen Dick and Batman's ideals over hers. (agronumericus.com)
  • Dignity
  • Human embryonic cloning, even when done in the name of bettering humanity, is still an affront to the dignity of the human person. (vatican.va)
  • RNS) Conservative Christian leaders hailed the passage of the HumanCloning Prohibition Act by the House on Tuesday, saying thevote supported "human dignity" and upheld moral values. (beliefnet.com)
  • By approving a law against human cloning, Congress will send aclear signal that we are not merely the victims of technical advance,that we can limit and direct our technological powers to serve and notdemean human dignity," Keeler said in a statement. (beliefnet.com)
  • Religious opposition springs from many quarters, asserting vigorously that cloning is, inter alia, "against God's law," unnatural" and "an affront to human dignity. (infobarrel.com)
  • Nucleus
  • This is defined as 'the practice of creating or attempting to create a human being by transferring the nucleus from a human cell into an egg cell from which the nucleus has been removed for the purpose of implanting the resulting product in a uterus to initiate a pregnancy. (freerepublic.com)
  • moral
  • Reuters) - The Vatican on Friday spelled out Roman Catholic moral teaching on a wide variety of scientific and medical procedures dealing with human reproduction. (reuters.com)
  • The moral issues posed by human cloning are profound and haveimplications for today and for future generations," Bush said. (beliefnet.com)
  • So the irony is that in President Obama's worldview it is moral and welcome to clone a human and kill him--but if you clone him and let him live it is deeply immoral. (blogspot.com)
  • 1996
  • For many of us, the term 'cloning' conjures up scenes from a 1996 motion picture entitled, 'Multiplicity. (zavos.org)
  • bioethics
  • Catholic teaching on bioethics is based on the principle of unconditional respect for human life from conception to natural death and for the transmission of such life through sexual intercourse by married couples only. (reuters.com)
  • multiple copies
  • Soon, movie viewers see multiple copies or 'clones' of Keaton's character performing a variety of tasks, in order to streamline his life and give him more free time. (zavos.org)
  • essay
  • Another Nobel Laureate , James D. Watson , publicized the potential and the perils of cloning in his Atlantic Monthly essay, "Moving Toward the Clonal Man", in 1971. (wikipedia.org)
  • Viewpoint
  • Few things galvanize people of almost all faiths more effectively than the prospect of legalized human cloning, although a unanimous viewpoint still seems unachievable. (infobarrel.com)
  • fertilization
  • And all it will take is to present the simple objective scientific truth, the truth that a new unique innocent vulnerable living human being begins to exist immediately at both fertilization and at cloning . (lifeissues.net)
  • Genome
  • In this sub-site Nature publishes the complete genome sequence of Plasmodium falciparum, the main cause of human malaria. (biozone.co.nz)
  • geneticist
  • Nobel Prize-winning geneticist Joshua Lederberg advocated cloning and genetic engineering in an article in The American Naturalist in 1966 and again, the following year, in The Washington Post . (wikipedia.org)
  • It appears that his dilemma is solved when a geneticist offers him the seemingly perfect solution - cloning. (zavos.org)
  • organs
  • The Protagonist of Virgin Ripperthe shinigami Hikari, was in life the clone of an Ill Girl named Hotaru, and was created specifically for the purpose of donating nearly all her internal organs to her "original" including the heart -which, of course, meant death for her. (agronumericus.com)
  • Five piglets are cloned by a company the eventually wants to reproduce organs for humans. (infoplease.com)