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Re: [IP] Re: JDRF Washington Advocates Report



> <<STEM CELL RESEARCH PROGRESS THREATENED!  URGENT ACTION NEEDED!!>>
> 
> What about umbilical cord blood, which is routinely discarded in
> mass quantities across our country every day? Why are we not heading
> up an effort to collect those stem cells instead of looking to
> sources that are morally and/or ethically unacceptable to some
> people?

There are other sources, they just don't work as well or at all in 
some cases. A recent scientific announcement says that they may be 
able to extract useful stem cells from disgarded placentas -- there 
are plenty of those.

Michael
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