embryonic embryonic  /ˌɛmbri ˈɑ nɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of an organism prior to birth or hatching
  2. (adj) in an early stage of development

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The original version of this story incorrectly stated that scientists in Seattle had cloned embryonic stem cells from monkeys.
  2. The original version of this story incorrectly stated that scientists in Seattle had cloned embryonic stem cells from monkeys.
  3. Even if all embryonic-stem-cell research stopped tomorrow, this far larger mass slaughter of embryos would continue.

News

  1. Liposuctioned Fat Reveals Valuable Stem Cells

    Stem cells in the fat of adults were discovered serendipitously and appear to have similar potential to their embryonic kin. Karen Hopkin reports.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Scientific American via Yahoo! News

  2. Evvie Heilbrunn of Great Falls battles her newest obstacle: Mount Everest

    Climbing the mountain with other Parkinson's patients to raise money for innovative, non-embryonic stem cell research.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Washington Post

  3. Frances Saunders: Adult stem cells only

    It is definitely more than appropriate to call into question the public funding of a $20 million grant awarded last year to the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine ("Stem cell institute still has problems," May 28) to do research using embryonic stem cells.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Merced Sun-Star

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Quotes

  1. During the campaign, Obama said, "I strongly support expanding research on stem cells. I believe that the restrictions that President Bush has placed on funding of human embryonic stem cell research have handcuffed our scientists and hindered our...
    on Mar 6, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

  2. "I'm deeply disappointed the Republican Party seems poised to select a nominee who did not support a constitutional amendment to protect the institution of marriage, who voted for embryonic stem-cell research to kill nascent human beings,"...
    on Feb 5, 2008 By: James Dobson Source: Boston Globe (registration)

  3. "I am disappointed the leadership of Congress recycled an old bill that would simply overturn our country's carefully balanced policy on embryonic stem cell research," Bush said in a statement.
    on Jun 7, 2007 By: President Bush Source: International Herald Tribune

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