Stem Cells a Fountain of Youth?

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    Stem cells: A fountain of youth? | Fox News

     
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    New way to harvest stem cells from blood...
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    Scientists succeed! Turn blood into stem cells
    5 Sept.`12 - Take building block 'back to when that person was a 6-day-old embryo'
     
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    Good stuff!
     
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    Short answer: No. Long answer: Yes, but with a "but."
     
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    Where do we find young stem cells?
     
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    I can't tell you how excited progressives are going to be that they have finally found a way to legally cannibalize infants.
     
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    I can feel the thrumming excitement at the prospect of slathering themselves with dead baby pulp and "young child dental pulp" in order to take years off....
     
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    The truth is "young" stem cells are embryonic.

    Except for the "dental pulp" type that they're working on.
     
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    This no longer requires stem cells from murdered babies, KG.
     

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