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Genetic Crossroads
July 9th, 2004

"Genetically Altered Athletes," ScienCentral (June
14)


"As the U.S. anti-doping agency continues to call Olympic
athletes into question regarding use of steroids, this ScienCentral
News video reports that scientists are raising concerns about
what they call the future of performance enhancement-genetic
doping."

http://www.sciencentral.com/articles/

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"Human Cloning Scientifically Impossible: Prof. Hwang,"
The Chosun Ilbo (June 2)


"In the New York United Nations Headquarters, Seoul National
University Professor Hwang Woo-suk said Tuesday (local time)
that attempts to clone humans must stop because many alarming
side effects were evidenced through animal cloning tests. He
added that human cloning is scientifically impossible."

http://english.chosun.com/w21data/html/news/200406/200406020034.html


"Chicago Lab Creates Babies For Stem-Cell Donations:
Five Healthy Embryos Chosen As Compatible Donors," Associated
Press (May 10)


"In a growing practice that troubles some ethicists, a
Chicago laboratory helped create five healthy babies so that
they could serve as stem-cell donors for their ailing brothers
and sisters. The made-to-order infants, from five different
families, were screened and selected when they were still embryos
to make sure they would be compatible donors."

http://www.nbc5.com/health/3268296/

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