embryonic stem cell research

Why Are We Still Funding This? The Failure of Embryonic Stem Cell Research

Why Are We Still Funding This? The Failure of Embryonic Stem Cell Research
In 2012, when a “Family Guy” episode aired depicting character Peter Griffith having a stroke, $150 million in federal grants went to embryo-destructive research. Despite all the funding dedicated to embryo-destructive research, embryonic stem cells had not yielded a single viable treatment by 2012, but adult stem cells had.