Opinion on Stem Cell research?

As you might know, there is a current controversy over whether or not scientists should be allowed to culture and use stem cells from aborted embryos, or even from embryos originally created by invitro fertilization in the laboratory, to study how this process of differentiation proceeds. Scientists maintain that... show more As you might know, there is a current controversy over whether or not scientists should be allowed to culture and use stem cells from aborted embryos, or even from embryos originally created by invitro fertilization in the laboratory, to study how this process of differentiation proceeds. Scientists maintain that this research may lead to cures for such diseases as Parkinson's disease, and even Alzheimer's disease. Many individuals, including President Bush, oppose the use of these embryonic cells as immoral. Here is a case where pure scientific research butts heads with certain members of society. Where do you stand? Should this kind of research be allowed? If so, what kinds of limits should be placed on these laboratories
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