January 17, 2021

The Niche

Trusted stem cell blog & resources

Henrietta Lacks

4 min read

Do we own our cells? Do we have some intrinsic right to them once they are outside our bodies? One of the arguments I hear most often from physicians at stem cell clinics and some clinic patients is that patients have an inherent right to ownership and almost unlimited use of their own stem cells, but over the years my own reading on this issue has suggested that actually their assumptions are not necessarily the actual reality. At that link above you can read about some pretty …Read More