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Primer on Ethics and Human Cloning

Human/Animal Cloning

By Glenn McGee
An ActionBioscience.org original article

article highlights
Before cloning is considered permissible medicine for human infertility, society needs to resolve many questions, including:

* Is cloning unnatural self-engineering?
* Will failures, such as deformed offspring, be acceptable?
* Will cloning lead to designer babies who are denied an open future?
* Who is socially responsible for cloned humans?
* Do clones have rights and legal protection?

February 2001
Primer on Ethics and Human Cloning
By Glenn McGee

Clone-Generated Milk, Meat May Be Approved

Human/Animal Cloning

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Clone-Generated Milk, Meat May Be Approved Favorable FDA Ruling Seen as Imminent

SOURCE: The Washington Post, USA, by Justin Gillis
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/10/05/
AR2005100502074.html
DATE: 6 Oct 2005

Clone-Generated Milk, Meat May Be Approved
=46avorable FDA Ruling Seen as Imminent

The Food and Drug Administration is expected to rule soon that milk from

FDA may OK sale of cloned-cow goods

Human/Animal Cloning

SOURCE: The Baltimore Sun, USA, by Jonathan D. Rockoff
http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/nationworld/2002534350=5Fclone02.html
DATE: 2 Oct 2005

FDA may OK sale of cloned-cow goods

WASHINGTON -- The federal government is nearing a decision to allow the
sale of meat and milk from cloned cows and their offspring, according to
officials from government, industry and consumer groups.

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is expected to take a major step
toward approval soon by proposing to permit the sales, subject to 60 days
of public comment and some additional review.

Wisconsin lawmakers vote to ban human cloning

Human/Animal Cloning

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Wisconsin lawmakers vote to ban human cloning

SOURCE: Associated Press
http://www.dailystar.com/dailystar/news/95536.php
DATE: 29 Sep 2005

Wisconsin lawmakers vote to ban human cloning

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

MADISON, Wis. - The Republican-controlled Wisconsin Legislature voted to
ban human cloning, but Democratic Gov. Jim Doyle vowed to veto the measure.

The Senate voted 21-12 Wednesday to prevent reproductive cloning, or

South Korean Scientists Create World's First Cloned Dog

Human/Animal Cloning

SOURCE: Reuters, by Jon Herskovitz
DATE: 4 Aug 2005

SEOUL - Man can now reproduce his best friend -- South Korean scientists announced on Wednesday they had created the world's first cloned dog.

Woo-Suk Hwang and his team of researchers at Seoul National University made world headlines earlier this year when they created stem cells with a patient's specific genetic material, derived through cloned embryos.

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