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Re: Re: [IPp] "Unproven Research"



 Personally, I do not want that blood on my hands....nor would I support a
organization that wants to pursue that research.....

Mike
Laura's dad diag 1-15-2003



 > > I don't understand why those people who are so opposed to "killing embryos"
> >  
 > > aren't out there trying to shut down all the fertility clinics, since it is
> > the methodology of these clinics that produces the extra embryos. Why go 
> > after
> > the people who are trying to put these leftover embryos to use to cure  
> > diseases? If embryonic stem cell research disappeared forever tomorrow, it
> > would
> > not "save" a single embryo, since they are not created for this research  
> > but 
 > > rather as a by-product of in-vitro fertilization. If they are not used for
> > 
> > research, they will be frozen indefinitely or destroyed.  
> > 
> 
> And should a cure be found, which is highly unlikely with these cells, the 
 > demand would increase and those "leftovers" would not be enough...where would
 > they come from then? Not to mention, not all of the embryonic stem cells come
> from the leftovers, they also come from aborted babies...
> I personally don't want a cure this way.
> Julie
> Mom of Noah age 6, T1 since 18 mos, pumping Animas IR1000 3/03, IR1200 4/04
> Husband Paul, Dylan 14, Connor 12, Madison 7  all non-D
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