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The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bio-ethics,
  • Medical ethics,
  • Human Cytology,
  • Human Embryology,
  • Science,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Ethics,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Research,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Life Sciences - Cytology,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Human embryo,
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Stem cells

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSuzanne Holland (Editor), Karen Lebacqz (Editor), Laurie Zoloth (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9571653M
    ISBN 100262082993
    ISBN 109780262082990

    Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate by Suzanne Holland, Ph.D. (Editor), Karen Lebacqz, Laurie Zoloth, PH.D. (Editor) starting at $ Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.   The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate Science, Ethics, and Public Policy Edited by Laurie Zoloth. Human embryonic stem cells can divide indefinitely and have the potential to develop into many types of tissue. Research on these cells is essential to one of the most intriguing medical frontiers, regenerative medicine/5(20).

    The stem cell controversy is the consideration of the ethics of research involving the development and use of human commonly, this controversy focuses on embryonic stem all stem cell research involves human embryos. For example, adult stem cells, amniotic stem cells, and induced pluripotent stem cells do not involve creating, using, or destroying . TY - BOOK. T1 - The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate: Science, Ethics and Public Policy. AU - Zoloth, Laurie S. A2 - LS, Zoloth. A2 - K, LebacqzCited by:

    Research on these cells is essential to one of the most intriguing medical frontiers, regenerative medicine. It also raises a host of difficult ethical issues and has sparked great public interest and book offers a foundation for thinking about the many issues involved in human embryonic stem cell research. , The human embryonic stem cell debate: science, ethics, and public policy / edited by Suzanne Holland, Karen Lebacqz, and Laurie Zoloth MIT Press Cambridge, Mass Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be .


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The book is divided into several first three chapters are on the basic science and history of stem cell research, and the editors' choice of contributors is impeccable: they include James Thomson, who first isolated human embryonic stem cells, and Thomas Okarma, president and CEO of Geron Corp., which is the private firm that has /5(6).

Human Embryonic Stem Cells address the social, legal, and ethical debates resulting from the Bush Administration's restriction of the usage.

The book focuses on the morals of embryo's being used and how embryonic stem cell use is the result of killing unborn children/5. The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate is the definitive work on a timely and politically charged issue. The book presents a myriad of views and brings a subtlety and even-handedness to the scientific, religious, and social issues involved that is sorely needed.

"The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate is the definitive work on a timely and politically charged issue.

The book presents a myriad of views and brings a subtlety and even-handedness to the scientific, religious, and social issues involved that is sorely needed/5(6). Human embryonic stem cells can divide indefinitely and have the potential to develop into many types of tissue.

Research on these cells is essential to one of the most intriguing medical frontiers, regenerative medicine. It also raises a host of difficult ethical issues and has sparked great public interest and controversy. This book offers a foundation for thinking about the many issues /5(2).

The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate: Science, Ethics, and Public Policy (Basic Bioethics) by Holland, Suzanne and a great selection of related books. 5. Political Issues in the Stem Cell Debate: The View from California Lawrence S.{ths}B.

Goldstein 6. Roots and Branches The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate book the U.S. National Debate on Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research Lee L. Zwanziger 7. Stem Cell Politics: The Perfect Is the Enemy of the Good Sidney H. Golub 8. Stem Cell Research: A Concluding Overview Ronald B. Miller Epilogue.

George J Annas, "The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate: Science, Ethics, and Public Policy. Edited by Suzanne Holland, Karen Lebacqz, and Laurie Zoloth," The Quarterly Review of Biol no. 4 (December ):   The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate is the definitive work on a timely and politically charged issue.

The book presents a myriad of views and brings a subtlety and even-handedness to the scientific, religious, and social issues involved that is sorely needed. Of particular significance is the fact that the book combines various religious views 4/5(4). In the case of embryonic stem cell research, it is impossible to respect both moral obtain embryonic stem cells, the early embryo has to be destroyed.

This means destroying a potential human life. But embryonic stem cell research could lead to the discovery of new medical treatments that would alleviate the suffering of many people. Part I. The science and background of human embryonic stem cells --Human embryonic stem cells: a primer on the technology and its medical applications / Thomas B.

Okarma --Human embryonic stem cells / James A. Thomson --The stem cell debate in historical context / John C. Fletcher --Part II. Buy The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate: Science, Ethics, and Public Policy (Basic Bioethics) by Holland, Suzanne, Lebacqz, Karen, Zoloth, Laurie (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Newer ethical issues in stem cell research go far beyond the embryo debate, since they encompass all stem cell types, not just human embryonic stem cells, and because they involve human subjects who, despite what one may think about the moral status of preimplantation embryos, are unequivocally moral persons.

This book offers a foundation for thinking about the many issues involved in human embryonic stem cell research. It considers questions about the nature of human life, the limits of intervention into human cells and tissues, and the meaning of our corporeal existence.

Human embryonic stem cells: a primer on the technology and its medical applications -- Thomas B. Okarma: Human embryonic stem cells -- James A.

Thomson -- The: stem cell debate in historical context -- John C. Fletcher -- II: Raising the ethical issues --On the ethics and politics of embryonic stem cell research -- Erik Parens: Human embryonic Pages:   The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate by Suzanne Holland,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(18).

The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate: Science, Ethics, and Public Policy makes a constructive contribution to the dialogue by providing a "foundation of thinking" about the many issues surrounding hESC research including "the nature of human life, the limits of intervention into human cells and tissues, and the meaning of corporeal existence.".

The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate: Science, Ethics, and Public Policy (Basic Bioethics) Human embryonic stem cells can divide indefinitely and have the potential to develop into many types of tissue.

Medical books The Human Embryonic Stem Cell Debate. Human embryonic stem cells can only be isolated from the blastocyst stage embryo and hence is an ethically contentious issue. The first chapter of the book describes both sides of the ethical debate, which is mainly centred on defining the point at which life begins during development and balancing this against the potential benefits that using Author: Mark O.

Clements. Embryonic stem cells are grown from cells found in the embryo when it is just a few days old. In humans, mice and other mammals, the embryo is a ball of approximately cells at this stage.

It is known as a blastocyst and has two parts: An outer layer of cells, or trophectoderm, will form the placenta that supports the embryo as it grows.

In –, governments worldwide were beginning to draft proposals and guidelines to control stem cell research and the handling of embryonic tissues and reach universal policies.

Inthe Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) drafted a list of recommendations for stem cell research.Embryonic stem cells (ESCs) are the cells of the inner cell mass of a blastocyst, formed prior to implantation in the uterus. In human embryonic development the blastocyst stage is reached 4–5 days after fertilization, at which time it consists of 50– are pluripotent and give rise during development to all derivatives of the three germ layers: ectoderm, endoderm and FMA: