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BioNews Comment articles written by Cathal Farrell:

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Unproven stem cell therapies – promise versus evidence
2 May 2017 - by Cathal Farrell
The ability of stem cells to divide into different mature cell types has ignited the field of regenerative medicine. Stem cells promise to repair and regenerate damaged or diseased tissues without the need for orthodox medical or surgical interventions. However, there is disparity between the expectations held by the general public and some medical professionals versus the reality of the emerging clinical evidence... [Read More]

BioNews Review articles written by Cathal Farrell:

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Book Review: The Gene Machine - How Genetic Technologies Are Changing the Way We Have Kids
24 July 2017 - by Cathal Farrell
'The Gene Machine' is award-winning author Bonnie Rochman's book on pre-and post-natal genetic testing. In it she navigates through classical bioethical issues... [Read More]