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Definition of “embryo”

Found: Yet another medical book that claims life exists in the womb. “Embryo: An organism in the earliest stage of development; in a man, from the time of conception to the end of the second month in the uterus.”  (Dox, … Continue reading

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Life starts at conception- a “scientific fact”

“…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.” Ward Kischer, human embryologist, University of Arizona “You Can Stop Injustice” Human Life … Continue reading

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Embryology textbook defines zygote as beginning of life

“Zygote. This cell results from the union of an oocyte and a sperm during fertilization. A zygote is the beginning of a new human being(i.e., an embryo).” … “[The zygote] marked the beginning of each of us as a unique individual.”  … Continue reading

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Abortion symposium concludes that human life begins in the womb

From pro-life literature, “Five Ways to Kill an Unborn Child” from the Knights of Columbus: “The most authoritative scientific conclusion on when human life begins that has been made in recent years, was the conclusion from The First International Conference … Continue reading

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Doctor from the University of Colorado Medical School : life begins at conception

Dr. Watson A. Bowes Jr. of the University of Colorado Medical School testified before the United State Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on when life begins: “The beginning of a single human life is from a biological point of view a simple and straightforward matter…the … Continue reading

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List of Quotes From Medical Textbooks/Scientists Proving Life Begins at Conception

“The life cycle of mammals begins when a sperm enters an egg.” Okada et al., A role for the elongator complex in zygotic paternal genome demethylation, NATURE 463:554 (Jan. 28, 2010) ***** “Fertilization is the process by which male and … Continue reading

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The Fusion of Sperm and Egg Initiates Life

“The fusion of sperm and egg membranes initiates the life of a sexually reproducing organism.” Marsden et al., Model systems for membrane fusion, CHEM. SOC. REV. 40(3):1572 (Mar. 2011) Steven Ertelt ”Undisputed Scientific Fact: Human Life Begins at Conception, or Fertilization” … Continue reading

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In that fraction of a second…life begins

Here is what a medical textbook says about when life begins: “In that fraction of a second when the chromosomes form pairs, the sex of the new child will be determined, hereditary characteristics received from each parent will be set, and a … Continue reading

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Human Embryology: When Life Begins

From a medical textbook, on when life begins. “Although human life is a continuous process, fertilization is a critical landmark because, under ordinary circumstances, a new, genetically distinct human organism is thereby formed. … The combination of 23 chromosomes present … Continue reading

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Embryology textbook: Birth is “Incident” in life of child

An embryology textbook describes how birth is just an event in the development of a baby, not the beginning of his/her life. “It should always be remembered that many organs are still not completely developed by full-term and birth should … Continue reading

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