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Stem Cell-ebration

By wide majorities, Americans love stem cell research. According to Gallup numbers

64% find it

morally acceptable, and

52% support

easing the restrictions or having none at all. Today, your president Barack Obama

repealed his predecessor's strict limits on stem cell research,

 which created a bunch of 

bureaucratic, red-tape hassles

for scientists (I thought the red states were supposed to be anti-red-tape). 


You know who else loves stem cells besides the majority of the American people and Obama? The University of Miami. Researchers at the school will start using embryonic stem cells in heart attack repair, spinal cord injury repair, and diabetes.

Scientists at other institutions meanwhile will also be investigating the possibility of harvesting stem cells' potential to treat or cure everything from cancer, HIV, Parkinson's and strokes. 

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