Egg harvesting for stem cell research: medical risks and ethical problems

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Diane Beeson
Abby Lippman
Publisher: 
Reproductive BioMedicine Online
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Cambridge, UK

Explores the health and ethical issues surrounding young women and egg harvesting and calls for a moratorium on harvesting for cloning purposes.

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Includes bibliographical references. --- This article was originally published in the journal Reproductive BioMedicine Online. It is reproduced here with permission from Reproductive Healthcare Ltd. When citing it, the following full reference must be used: "Beeson D, Lippman A 2006 Egg harvesting for stem cell research: medical risks and ethical problems. Reproductive BioMedicine Online 13 (4), in press, [573-579]".