Santa Clara University

Ethics Center Blog
Bookmark and Share
 

At the Center

Back to Blog

Adult Stem Cells

Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010

"Stem cells from adult skin are as morally fraught as embryonic stem cells," argues Center Fellow Sally Lehrman in a recent article for Scientific American. Besides "futuristic-sounding possibilities such as creating gametes for reproduction," Lehrman explores the rights of tissue donors. 

Lehrman is the Knight Ridder/San Jose Mercury News Endowed Chair for Journalism in the Public Interest at Santa Clara University.

Tags: bioethics