Therapeutic cloning: promises and issues

  title={Therapeutic cloning: promises and issues},
  author={Charlotte Kfoury},
  journal={McGill Journal of Medicine : MJM},
  pages={112 - 120}
Advances in biotechnology necessitate both an understanding of scientific principles and ethical implications to be clinically applicable in medicine. In this regard, therapeutic cloning offers significant potential in regenerative medicine by circumventing immunorejection, and in the cure of genetic disorders when used in conjunction with gene therapy. Therapeutic cloning in the context of cell replacement therapy holds a huge potential for de novo organogenesis and the permanent treatment of… CONTINUE READING