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Stem-cell alchemy: techno-science and the new philosopher's stone

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Stem-cell alchemy: techno-science and the new philosopher's stone
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Stem-cell alchemy: techno-science and the new philosopher's stone
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  • Cells
  • Science
  • Ethics
  • Technology
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Stem-cell alchemy: techno-science and the new philosopher's stone
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In:Arena no.19 2002 pp.61-72
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This article is a critical response to the debate surrounding experimentation on foetal stem cells. It provides a brief overview of the history, issues and debates inherent to embryonic stem cell technology by exploring the events and circumstances, which led to its development. Issues discussed include defining life and death "techno-scientifically", "Embryos as a research resource", In vitro infertilization, organ transplants, the potential of embryonic stem cell research, cloning, media marketing and the naturalizing of techno-science. Curriculum Area: Senior Science
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Stem-cell alchemy: techno-science and the new philosopher's stone
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In:Arena no.19 2002 pp.61-72
Contents
This article is a critical response to the debate surrounding experimentation on foetal stem cells. It provides a brief overview of the history, issues and debates inherent to embryonic stem cell technology by exploring the events and circumstances, which led to its development. Issues discussed include defining life and death "techno-scientifically", "Embryos as a research resource", In vitro infertilization, organ transplants, the potential of embryonic stem cell research, cloning, media marketing and the naturalizing of techno-science. Curriculum Area: Senior Science
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p.11

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