Human Exceptionalism

Adult Stem Cell Heart Disease Breakthrough

It is growing increasingly hard for those who insist that therapeutic cloning is the ticket to treat human maladies to continue with that claim with a straight face. Here is an apparent successful treatment of heart disease using the patient’s own bone marrow stem cells. Imagine, one’s own body becoming a source of fantastic medicine. And no human cloning, no destroying embryos, no treating nascent human life like a harvestable crop, and no slippery slope.