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- 1 DVD (31 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + program support notes (9 p.)
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- Shortal, Justin.
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- Rees FilmsVideo Education Australasia
- Credits: Produced by Rod Rees and AssociatesDistributed by Video Education Australasia. Also distributed by Classroom Video.Narration, Justin Shortal.Summary: Gives an introduction to stem cells. Topics include: what stem cells are; the difference between embryonic and adult stem cells; IVF as a key source of embryonic stem cells; therapeutic cloning (somatic cell nuclear transfer); the difference between therapeutic and reproductive cloning; potential medical applications of stem cell research and a brief overview of ethical issues raised by stem cell research.