Vatican abruptly cancels stem cell conference; discussion of embryonic stem cells cited as reason

A controversial scientific conference which featured pro-embryonic stem cell researchers and was to be sponsored by the Vatican’s Pontifical Academy for Life has been cancelled, just one month before it was to take place.  The 3rd International Congress on Responsible Stem Cell Research was scheduled to take place at the Vatican April 25-28 and conclude [Sign in to read the full article...]