Federal court upholds stem cell research

[JURIST] The US District Court for the District of Columbia [official website] on Wednesday dismissed [summary judgment text, PDF] an appeal attempting to overturn April’s decision [text, PDF; JURIST report] that ended an injunction [JURIST reports] on federal funding of embryonic stem cell [JURIST archive] research. The initial suit, brought by two scientists, was an attempt to stop federal funding for embryonic stem cells so there was more funding for their research on adult stem cells. Their appeal stated that…

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