The many harms of politicizing fetal tissue research to attack abortion rights

Potentially life-saving fetal tissue research is at the center of a political firestorm instigated by abortion opponents, who are using it as a weapon to attack abortion rights. A new analysis in the Guttmacher Policy Review discusses the past and present medical significance of fetal tissue research and offers legal and political context, including an overview of state laws on fetal tissue donation and research…more