Stem Cell Research

OU Advocacy is a leading proponent of public support for therapeutic stem cell research within a context of vigorous ethical guidelines and oversight.

Stem Cell Research Regs – Positive Steps

Late last week, the Obama Administration – through the National Institutes of Health, issued its preliminary proposal for regulations governing federally funded embryonic stem cell research. These regulations will work to implement the policy change President Obama announced on March … Continued
Read More Posted at April 20, 2009 at 2:32 pm

Article: US Jewry Unites Against Bush Veto of Stem Cell Funding

Nathaniel Rosen Jerusalem Post Though it divides Americans across the country, the debate over stem cell research has created a striking consensus in the Jewish community, which has largely united to oppose US President George W. Bush’s recent rejection of … Continued
Read More Posted at June 27, 2007 at 5:01 pm

OU Welcomes House Passage of Stem Cell Research Funding Legislation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE UNION OF ORTHODOX JEWISH CONGREGATIONS WELCOMES HOUSE PASSAGE OF STEM CELL RESEARCH FUNDING LEGISLATION; HOPES FOR FINAL ENACTMENT The Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America, the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization, welcomed today’s vote in … Continued
Read More Posted at June 7, 2007 at 8:27 pm

Article: “Despite Senate Victory, Stem Cell Prospects ‘Bleak’”

Despite Senate Victory, Stem Cell Prospects ‘Bleak’ 4/20/2007 New York Jewish Week Passage in House seen unlikely, and a presidential veto looms. James D. Besser – Washington Correspondent A broad coalition of Jewish groups applauded last week’s Senate passage of … Continued
Read More Posted at April 19, 2007 at 2:06 pm

OU Welcomes U.S. Senate Passage of Stem Cell Legislation

The Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America, the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization, welcomed Wednesday’s votes in the U.S. Senate approving the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act (S. 5) by a vote of 63-34 and the Hope Act … Continued
Read More Posted at April 12, 2007 at 7:02 pm
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