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Open Letter from the Foundation Director

Should the U.S. government support the creation of new lines of embryonic stem cells? The answer to that question is not simple. The rancorous US debate about embryonic stem cells bespeaks a healthy society with genuine concern about each and every member, the tiniest and the sickest. Everyone, on both sides of the debate, wants…

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Open Letter from the Foundation Director

Should the U.S. government support the creation of new lines of embryonic stem cells? The answer to that question is not simple. The rancorous US debate about embryonic stem cells bespeaks a healthy society with genuine concern about each and every member, the tiniest and the sickest. Everyone, on both sides of the debate, wants…

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Dads Against Diabetes TV Telethon 2005

Dads Against Diabetes T.V. Telethon 2005 Dads Against Diabetes is in the planning stage the first annual “telethon” for Children with Type I Juvenile Diabetes to be held in Houston, Texas, exclusively for Stem Cell Research. We are planning to bring together local T.V. hosts, top entertainers, corporate sponsors and volunteers to make this a…

Highlights from the Dateline NBC broadcast

Dateline NBC & Dr. Kiessling Dateline reporter Josh Mankiewicz interviewed Foundation director, Dr. Ann Kiessling, about why human embryonic stem cell research is so controversial. Dr. Kiessling’s responses were based on the following information: Overview The rancorous US debate about embryonic stem cells bespeaks a healthy society, with genuine, deeply-held concern about each and every being…

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Human Embryonic Stem Cells Book

by Ann A. Kiessling, PhD, Scott. C. Anderson Human Embryonic Stem Cells An Introduction to the Science and Therapeutic Potential  by Ann A. Kiessling, PhD, Scott. C. Anderson Written by Dr. Ann Kiessling, founder of the Bedford esearch Foundation. Founded in 1996, BRF has been working on this critical research since 2001. The first book…