Title: STEM CELL RESEARCH: FINDING CURES WE CAN ALL LIVE WITH
Description:
This program offers a clear overview of the key scientific and ethical issues involved. It features patients and nationally recognized experts, including Kevin Fitzgerald, S.J., expert in genetics and bioethics; David Hess, M.D., prominent neurologist and adult stem cell researcher; Jennifer Lahl, B.S.N., M.A., nurse, ethicist and advocate for women's faith; and Stephanie Miller, Heart patient treated with her own adult stem cells. Learn about a new way to "reprogram" ordinary adult cells to have all the valued properties of embryonic stem cells. See why stem cells from adult tissues and umbilical cord blood are leading to ethical cures and treatments. Rediscover why people of conscience oppose cloning and destroying human embryos, while supporting promising research we can all live with. 15 minutes.
Media ID: 62122
Length: 15 Min.
Publisher: USCCB
Level: A

Grade Levels: EC=Early Childhood; P=Primary; I=Intermediate; JH=Junior High; SH=Senior High; A=Adult