[ExI] Islamic Cloning

Stefano Vaj stefano.vaj at gmail.com
Sun Apr 19 17:18:21 UTC 2009

2009/4/19 James Clement <clementlawyer at hotmail.com>

>  You might have missed this Islamic cloning article from earlier this week:
> http://hplusmagazine.com/articles/news/iranian-scientists-claim-they-have-cloned-goat
Yes. It is not a world first, since this was achieved in other four
countries, but shows that they are rather aggressive in this field.

BTW, speaking of human reproduction, I believe that according to orthodox
muslim views, an embryo gets a soul only between one and three months after
the fecondation took place, so that from abortion to stem cells to embryo
selection to human reproductive cloning no real "religious" problems should

Stefano Vaj
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