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Unformatted text preview: It’s as if we are playing God, replacing everything and becoming invincible. If it can regenerate any cell in our body then do we overcome all disease or does it bring new diseases? I think it is worth going forward with. We may be overstepping our boundaries in terms of the natural make up of our bodies, but stem cell research can break down barriers in many medical fields. It uses fetuses which would be thrown out otherwise. It offers a solution to a wide range of diseases. With the recent discovery and use of IPS cells, stem cell research has become more ethical. It no longer requires us to use fetuses to get flexible cells. The more ethical approach to stem cell research with IPS cells should promote research beyond previous levels and make it more realistic for the future. If stem cell research proves viable it can provide lots of social benefits for the injured and economic potential for society....
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- Spring '08
- cells, Embryonic stem cell