Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-219) and index.
Machine generated contents note: 1. Prologue: The dogs bark but the caravan moves on; 2. A shifting terrain: The dynamics of stem cell research; 3. The golden bridle I: Philosophical research ethics; 4. The golden bridle II: Practical research ethics; 5. Pegasus and the Chimera: Stem cell-based animal research; 6. The limit case: Acute human/non-human neurological chimerism; 7. Human trials: Testing stem cell-based biologics in patients; 8. Still the sky is blue: Stem cell tourism and medical innovation.
"This book provides a sophisticated yet accessible account of emerging trends in stem cell research and their accompanying ethical issues"-- Provided by publisher.