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Coronavirus Vaccines and the Use of Aborted Fetal Cells

Author / Source : European Institute of Bioethics Published on : Thematic : Biomedical research / Medical research News Temps de lecture : 10 min.

Coronavirus Vaccines and the Use of Aborted Fetal Cells

At a time of accelerated development of vaccines against Covid-19, being well-informed is important, especially regarding the ethics of how these vaccines are developed and then produced and tested. The potential use of aborted fetuses' cell lines at any stage of the process is key for the ethical discernment. The Charlotte Lozier Institute in the United States has published, on the basis of a rigorous analysis of the scientific literature and the results of clinical trials, a det...

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