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The ethical implications of human cloning


The ethical implications of human cloning



Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 48(2): 241-247



ISSN/ISBN: 0031-5982

PMID: 15834196

DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2005.0063

The President's Council on Bioethics, headed by Leon Kass, was created by President George W. Bush to advise the President on issues of ethical import raised by advances in biomedical science. Between 2002 and 2004, members of the Council from diverse disciplines addressed topics such as human cloning, stem cell research, assisted reproduction, and medical interventions intended to enhance human capability or appearance.

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