President Obama Lifts Ban on Stem Cell Research March 9, 2009.


Where do stem cells come from? Cells for Research
Use this site to complete the "creation of stem cell line" sheets. There are 3 types of stem cell lines
a. from embryo
b. from therapeutic cloning
c. from adult tissue

Stem Cells and the Law National Map


STEM CELLS IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Log onto this website to answer the question sheet - Stem Cell Site (Right click to open in a new tab)

Fully Explore the following pages beyond what you record as answers on the handout. That means - follow links, play animations, take quizzes, etc.


What is a stem cell?
Questions - 1-5

What are some different types of stem cells?
Question 6

What is the goal of research?
Question 7

Stem Cell Therapies
Question 8


Today's therapies
Question 9

Stop Here - You will be returning later to answer questions about cloning stem cells.