Following up on my earlier blog post, the Boston Globe reports that the Governor's proposed changes to the Stem Cell bill were firmly rejected. Whoo hoo! One such amendment was an archaic definition of the beginning of life as the moment of conception.

The passing of this bill will help establish Massachusetts as a state that's serious about Biotechnology and Science, and will help keep scientists from moving elsewhere such as California which passed a similar bill which actually funded stem cell research last year.

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