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Scientists Use 3-D Printer to Speed Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research

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Every week, it seems, there’s a new breakthrough in 3-D printing that promises us the ability to (eventually) fabricate some new thing in one of those glass-walled wonder boxes. Such things have included everything from spare parts for the International Space Station above to the beef on our dinner plates to the organs inside our [...]

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Stem cell research faces uncertain future after the elections

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NEW YORK—With a Republican majority getting set to move into the House of Representatives in January—and fewer Democrats returning to the Senate—the upcoming lame-duck congressional session might be a key window for securing the future of stem cell research in the U.S. After a surprise August injunction—and the subsequent, still-in-effect stay—on federally funded stem cell [...]

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