October 28, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

embryonic stem cell court case

4 min read

Federal funding of human embryonic stem cell (hESC) research is hanging by a tenuous thread at the moment. While currently legal, such funding is at the mercy of a legal case making its way through the courts. The latest stop for this case is a review by a 3-judge panel of the DC Circuit Court. The panel, randomly selected, is composed entirely of extremely right wing justices that are more inclined to rule based on ideology than law. Most observers, myself included, are convinced …Read More