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Boston Stem-Cell Research Stunted By Ruling21:24

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A judge's decision to halt all federal funding of embryonic stem cell research has left many Boston scientists scrambling.

How will this ban on federal support for embryonic stem cell science impact the research for promising treatments for a range of diseases?


  • Sacha Pfeiffer, WBUR reporter
  • Steven Aden, a lawyer for the Alliance Defense Fund
  • Dr. George Daley, director of the stem cell transplantation program at Children's Hospital in Boston

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This program aired on August 24, 2010.

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