Opposing View Points
Opposing View Points Essays
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Embryos Do Not Deserve the Moral Status of Persons
The Current Number of Federally Approved Stem Cell Lines Is Inadequate.
The Development of New Stem Cell Lines Is Ethical
Ethical Stem Cell Research Requires Federal Funding and Oversight.
Embryonic Stem Cell Research Is Unethical
Destroying Embryos in Order to Obtain Stem Cells Is Not Immoral
Using Alternative Sources of Stem Cells Resolves Ethical Issues
Embryonic Stem Cell Treatments Could Cure Spinal Cord Injuries
Stem Cell Research Plays a Critical Role in Medicine
Embryonic Stem Cell Research Is Necessary to Find a Diabetes Cure.
Development of New Stem Cell Lines is Unethical
Human Embryos Destined for Discard Should Be Used for Research
Federal Funds Should Be Used for Embryonic Stem Cell Research (2012)
Federal Funds Should Not Be Used for Research That Destroys Embryos(2012)