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Director of Neurobiology on life at conception

Dr. Sean O’Reilly, Director of the Neurobiology Research Training Program at George Washington University: “[T]here is nothing in the entire phenomenon of the transmission of life that deserves more to be called an event, scientifically speaking, that does fertilization. It … Continue reading

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New Scientist magazine: Life begins at fertilization

In an article in New Scientist, a task force of scientists came to the following conclusion: “The task force finds that the new recombinant DNA technologies indisputably prove that the unborn child is a whole human being from the moment of fertilization, … Continue reading

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Birth is “trivial event” in human development

In the article “Fetal Psychology” in Psychology Today, a researcher explains how the birth process is only a minor event in the life history of an individual, as no new brain development occurs in the baby as he or she travels down the … Continue reading

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Embryologic physiology, not legal opinion, should show when life begins

Bernard J Ficarra, M.D, who wrote the book Abortion Analyzed, writes about how life begins at conception: “A composite, unified, sacrosanct, unanimity of thought as to when life begins can be determined by studying embryologic physiology. Scientifically acknowledged pronouncements should be more … Continue reading

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Molecular biologist on human beings and human life

Declaration by Dr. David Fu-Chi Mark, a distinguished molecular biologist: A human being at an embryonic age and that human being at an adult age are naturally the same. The biological differences are due only to the differences in maturity. … Continue reading

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Dr. Jerome Lejeune: life begins at fertilzation

In March 1990, Dr. Jerome Lejeune, one of the world’s leading geneticists, testified before the Canadian Legislative Committee studying Bill C-43, An act Respecting Abortion. Dr. Lejeune told the Parliamentary Committee: “We know, beyond any possible, doubt, that when the … Continue reading

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Abortion textbook describes how to “extract fetal parts”

From a book on how to do abortions: “The use of special instruments such as the Bierer or Sopher forceps, which improve the ability to crush and extract fetal parts, are recommended by some operators… The basic technique involves extracting … Continue reading

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Embryologist: everyone knows life begins at conception

C Ward Kischer, professor of anatomy and human embryology: “Every human embryologist, worldwide, states that the life of the new individual human being begins at fertilization (conception).… We exist as a continuum of human life, which begins at fertilization and … Continue reading

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A new individual is formed

“Reproduction depends on the union of male and female gametes (reproductive, or germ, cells) each with a half set of chromosomes, to form a new individual with a full, unique set of chromosomes.” Human Physiology: From Cells to Systems 2nd Cd … Continue reading

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Human embryologists know life begins at fertilization

“Every human embryologist in the world knows that the life of the new individual human being begins at fertilization. It is not belief. It is scientific fact.” Dr. Ward Kischer, Human Embryologist, University of Arizona Read quotes from embryologist medical … Continue reading

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