Embryonic stem cell-based therapeutics: balancing scientific progress and bioethics. Article

cited authors

  • Chester, R; Sackstein, R

fiu authors

abstract

  • The breakneck speed of scientific developments in embryonic stem (ES) cell technologies is, commensurately, ushering forth new bioethical debate(s) regarding these cells. A framework of bioethical principles is presented here to guide biomedical scientists and others engaged in improving human welfare through the application of ES cell-based therapies.

publication date

  • October 27, 2010

start page

  • 203

end page

  • 217

volume

  • 20

issue

  • 1