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Re: [IP] Re: Stem cell breakthrough? Not quite!
Pat you realize I did not write these words? I was responding to them.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Pat Bannon" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Wednesday, November 20, 2002 8:14 AM
Subject: Re: [IP] Re: Stem cell breakthrough? Not quite!
> I'm glad that everyone does NOT share your view as if they did we would
> just give up and there would have never been the discovery of antibiotics
> insulin or vaccines, etc, etc....
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Marisa Schmidt" <email @ redacted>
> To: <email @ redacted>
> Sent: Tuesday, November 19, 2002 10:58 PM
> Subject: Re: [IP] Re: Stem cell breakthrough? Not quite!
> > "> The point was that the insulin-production they managed to obtain was
> > > 10% of the normal production of a beta cell...and didn't include any
> > the
> > > other functions that the beta cells provide. Huge step is a bit of an
> > > exaggeration...it is, rather, one more small step built upon many many
> > other
> > > small steps."
> > "> I realize that most diabetics do not share my view. :-) But, I am
> > > convinced that a cure will happen in my lifetime...but I do believe
> > if
> > > more effort were spent on preventative research, that millions of
> > > could be spared in the future. I don't care that is no use to me
> > for
> > > this world is not my home."
> > You're thinking of yourself and I'm thinking of my child. I do care and
> > do many, many other motivated parents. And there is a tremendous amount
> > research towards preventing the disease.
> > "(I'm making an effort to stimulate
> > > conversation and thinking here, not to be argumentative or difficult,
> > BTW.)"
> > Well, of course I know that :)
> > Marisa
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