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   Posted 11/21/2007 5:21 PM (GMT -7)   
I saw on the news last night that US (and other) scientists have successfully produced stem cells after taking cells from a patient's skin and modifying them in such a way as to make them into anything they want.  Inevitably, it will be a few years before human testing is carried out, but this approach apparently negates the ethical arguments over the use of embryos.
I found a link to this story:

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Brian (Type 2 NIDDM).
N17 is the postcode for the London suburb of Tottenham.
Tottenham Hotspur is the greatest football team in the world!
...and Go Bengals! and the St. Louis Cardinals!  and the Leafs!

Post Edited (N17) : 11/22/2007 1:53:18 AM (GMT-7)

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