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"Only Ethics Can Prevent This Cloning, There's No Law Yet"

Acknowledging that IVF clinics might be carrying out stem cell and cloning techniques underlines the urgent need for regulation

"Only Ethics Can Prevent This Cloning, There's No Law Yet"
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IVF clinics are increasingly advertising the use of new art techniques such as stem cell and cloning. Are you aware that these experiments are being done?

There is no law in India at this moment. This could well be happening as IVF centres are the hot spots for embryos. While they are meant to be used only for therapeutic cloning and not reproductive cloning, experimentation cannot be ruled out. The only thing that will prevent them from doing it is an ethical issue but since there is no bite in our guidelines yet, I can well imagine the situation.

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