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November 7th,2019

Mary Anne Warren: On the Moral and Legal Status of Abortion

is this: How are we to define the moral community, the set of beings with full and equal moral rights, such that we can decide whether a human fetus is a member of this community or not? What sort of entity, exactly, has the inalienable rights to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness? Jefferson attributed these rights to all

November 7th,2019

ON HUMAN CLONING - Australian Academy of Science

ON HUMAN CLONING 3. Executive summary W e define cloningas production of a cell or organism with the same nuclear genome as another cell or organism. We have chosen this simple definition to r educe ambiguity in public discussion, to guar d against legislative misinterpretation and to underpin any regulatory or licensing guidelines. In this Statement we distinguish betw een reproductive cloning to …

November 7th,2019

Human Embryology - Uppsala University

Human Embryology Weeks 1-4. Week 1 Fertilisation to Implantation For this presentation embryonic age will be expressed as days or weeks from fertilisation. On this basis human pregnancy lasts about 266 ±3 days or 38 weeks. Obstetricians time pregnancy from the last day of the menstrual period on the assumption that fertilisation takes place 2 weeks later. For obstetricians pregnancy lasts 280 days or …

November 7th,2019

Functional Connectivity of the Human Brain in Utero

human fetus [22–26]. Box 1. Scanning the Preterm Infant as an Alternative: Issues As an alternative to scanning fetuses in utero, researchers have scanned prematurely born infants to elucidate brain functional network development before the normal time of birth [e.g., 13,14–16]. Although these studies have provided useful

November 7th,2019

Ultrasonic assessment of cardiac function in the intact human fetus

determination in the human fetal heart. The formulas used were based on a geometric model assuming the left ventricle to resemble, as in the postnatal state, a prolate ellipse. Although this report represented the first effort to generate such data in the intact human fetus, these calculations may

November 7th,2019

‘Human Embryo’ – A Biological Definition

‘human embryo’ applies, but do not specifically define the term ‘embryo’. Secondly, definitions of a human embryo normally include those entities created by the fertilisation of a human egg by a human sperm. However, there have been a number of recent technological developments that have made it possible to create

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