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    Talking Regenerative medicine

    There will ALWAYS be a shortage of donor organs. Therefore, there are only two ways to deal with this shortage: (1) Either force certain people to become the organ donors to certain other people or (2) employ regenerative medicine.

    Regenerative medicine is what I call one of the greatest technological achievements of all time. The ability to regrow missing body parts is an unprecedented breakthrough that deserves FULL media attention. Unfortunately, the so-called "news" media rarely report on this breakthrough. Instead, they think useless "information" like Lindsey Lohan's legal troubles is more important.

    In any event, here's a place where you can find out more about regenerative medicine:
    http://www.regenerativemedicinefoundation.org/home.php

    Talkin' 'bout regeneration!

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    Quote Originally Posted by timelike01 View Post
    Unfortunately, the so-called "news" media rarely report on this breakthrough. Instead, they think useless "information" like Lindsey Lohan's legal troubles is more important.
    You know there are these things in newspapers/news reports called SECTIONS. It's kinda like Craigslist - you can go to the appropriate section to read something interesting.

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    Quote Originally Posted by timelike01 View Post
    Regenerative medicine is what I call one of the greatest technological achievements of all time.
    You are jumping the gun on the promise versus the reality. Right now we do not have any but the most rudimentary abilities to regenerate organs, most of it in the experimental stages. But there is lots of money is going into it, and many researchers are working on it. And the hope is blinding.

    Beware of science stories you read however, most are written simplistically in order to generate public support for funding. When you talk to real scientists you always find out that there's more complexity and complications than what was revealed in the news story.

    Stay positive. Get the word out. But don't be premature and hype up what isn't yet a reality. Do more real research. Learn the difference between promise and results.

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    At least this thread isn't all about complaining about something (only partially), and we didn't have to hear that something only had a snowball's chance in the solar corona.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kev ferrara View Post
    You are jumping the gun on the promise versus the reality. Right now we do not have any but the most rudimentary abilities to regenerate organs, most of it in the experimental stages. But there is lots of money is going into it, and many researchers are working on it. And the hope is blinding.

    Beware of science stories you read however, most are written simplistically in order to generate public support for funding. When you talk to real scientists you always find out that there's more complexity and complications than what was revealed in the news story.

    Stay positive. Get the word out. But don't be premature and hype up what isn't yet a reality. Do more real research. Learn the difference between promise and results.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elwell View Post
    Matthew 7:6
    Matthew 7:6 Give not that which is holy to the dogs, neither cast you your pearls before swine, lest they trample them under their feet, and turn again and rend you.


    WTF?

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    Quote Originally Posted by dpaint View Post
    Matthew 7:6 Give not that which is holy to the dogs, neither cast you your pearls before swine, lest they trample them under their feet, and turn again and rend you.


    WTF?
    Old people code.

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    It was advice for Kev.


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    Yes, that would be me .


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    Quote Originally Posted by CaW_ View Post
    Old people code.
    You're not a Stephan Pastis fan, I take it!

    Last edited by Kamber Parrk; January 5th, 2011 at 01:30 AM. Reason: your/you're-- doin' that a lot lately. . .
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