US Senate leader Frist backs stem cell research

"The federal government should fund embryonic stem cell research" that uses leftover embryos from fertility clinics, said the Tennessee Republican, a surgeon who may run for president in 2008, in backing legislation already passed by the U.S. House of Representatives that would overturn the limits imposed on the research by Bush in 2001.

Health News Article | Reuters.com

BioBOOM Op/Ed: Huge win and possible momentum for stem cell research advocates. Funny how 2008 aspirations loom large on somethings now. There are probrably some interesting talks behind this move.

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