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Do major medical advances justify stem cell research with aborted fetuses?

New York Times | 
Stem cell science is a big deal in California, thanks to the Institute for Regenerative Medicine, a state agency that ...
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How data mining targets pregnant mothers

Atlantic | 
For me, like most potential parents, the first test I took was not genetic. Instead it was a simple pregnancy ...

Is it riskier to give children experimental treatments, or not to?

Atlantic | 
In Colorado, a scientist places a needle in a developing embryo. He removes the cells and melts them to isolate ...
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