Embryonic Stem Cells

Frankenstein Food? What About Frankenstein Himself?

Sophia Moseley | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK Tech
Sophia Moseley

The UN voted in favour of a ban on all human cloning but it was 'non-binding' so the UK continues to experiment with cloned embryos from which stem cells can be used to treat disease. However, 'reproductive cloning' was made illegal in the UK in 2001.

Cambridge Academics Will Bypass European Stem Cells Ruling

Ellee Seymour | Posted 13.03.2012 | UK
Ellee Seymour

The Vice-Chancellor of Cambridge University, Professor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz, has vowed to flout a European Court of Justice ruling that bans patents on embryonic stem cells by turning to the United States or India instead.