DAVID GRANOVSKY

Feminist Group Sues NY over Cash for Eggs

In BUSINESS OF STEM CELLS on October 15, 2009 at 12:30 pm

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Pro-Life Feminist Group Sues NYS over Compensation for Women’s Eggs – FOX 40 WICZ TV – Binghamton, NY  [10/14/2009]

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This is a release sent to us the Rochester-based Feminists Choosing Life of New York.

ALBANY, N.Y.—Feminists Choosing Life of New York (FCLNY) filed suit Friday in New York State Supreme Court (Albany) to block the use of taxpayer funds to pay women recruited to donate their eggs for embryonic stem cell research.

FCLNY Executive Director, Wendy McVeigh stated: “New York State has the responsibility to protect women. Instead, the state is using taxpayers’ dollars to entice young, economically vulnerable women to experiment in this medically risky procedure.”

New York State is the first governmental entity anywhere in the U.S. to approve taxpayer money to pay women to undergo an invasive procedure to harvest eggs for embryonic stem cell research…

via FOX 40 WICZ TV – Pro-Life Feminist Group Sues NYS over Compensation for Women’s Eggs [10/14/2009] – News, Sports, Weather, Contests and More – Binghamton, NY.

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human embryonic stem cells trigger an immune response in mice, suggesting that the effectiveness of human therapies derived from the cells could be limited unless ways are found to dampen the rejection response.

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