Published in Blood Weekly, December 14th, 1998
But they added the breakthroughs may never be developed to their full potential if Congress decides that current laws forbid such funding.
"The number of diseases that can be treated will increase exponentially [with federal funding]," Dr. James Thomson, University of Wisconsin, who led one of the teams that has grown the stem cells, told a Senate panel. "The current ban in the U.S. on the use of federal funding for human embryo research discourages...
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