سال انتشار: ۱۳۸۴

محل انتشار: کنگره بین المللی اخلاق زیستی

تعداد صفحات: ۱۴

نویسنده(ها):

Bagher Larijani – professor of tehran university of medical science , shariati Hospital

چکیده:

Embryonic stem cells have been unrivaled ability to differentiate into any specialized cell type. Recently , enormous progress has been made toward the applicationof pluripotent embryonic stem cells in replacement therapy. Research in needed to determine the most viable stem cell lines and reliable ways to promote the differentiation of stem cells into specific cell types, but stem cell research have raised a series of ethical and public – policy questions that arenow being confronted by multiple international organizations, nations, culture , and religious traditions . in this article, the useof human embryonic stem cells in considered from ethical, legal, religious and political viewpoints.