At 12:43 PM 4/10/01 EDT, Mitch fwd'd:
>Researchers at UCLA and the University of Pittsburgh say they have isolated
>human stem cells from fat sucked out of patients during routine liposuctions.
>Stem cells develop in the first stages of human life when they form a kind
>biological blank slate. Early research looked at embryonic tissue obtained
>from fertility clinics, but abortion opponents have challenged the morality
>of such experiments on the basis that life begins at conception.
>President George W. Bush has stated his opposition to embryonic stem cell
>research, and his administration is reviewing whether to block federal
>funding for it, a step that has drawn a counter-plea from 80 U.S. Nobel
Oh my god! DIETING is MURDER! We must outlaw this foul activity! Close down
Jenny Craig! Picket the fat farms! Every inch off the hips is a thousand
lives stolen from God's Kingdom by EVIL KILLERS!
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