Friday, July 30, 2010
Embryonic Stem Cell Funding Fight: SHERLEY v. SEBELIUS
An array of scientists have sued Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services and NIH over misappropriations of research money. These scientists have challenged new promulgated guidelines to fund more research projects involving human embryonic stem cells than it had previously done. They believe that this promulation unfairly distributes money away from other important funding, for example, research in adult stem cells and other technologies.