Appeals court lifts ban on federal embryonic stem cell research funding

<p>San Francisco Business Times – by Ron Leuty <br /> Date: Friday, April 29, 2011, 12:59pm PDT<br /> &nbsp;<br /> A federal funding ban on embryonic stem cell research was lifted by an appeals court Friday.</p> <p>A three-judge panel with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, in a 2-1 ruling, said the National Institutes of Health can fund embryonic stem cell research. Central to the ruling is the court’s…</p>