Experts predict that initial reaction to Dignitas Personae will swirl around four points: * Embryo adoption * Altered Nuclear Transfer * The "morning-after pill" * The use of "illicitly obtained" biological materials.
What does ANT stand for?
ANT stands for Altered Nuclear Transfer
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- Active Name Table
- Actor-Network Theory
- Adenine Nucleotide Translocator
- ADSL Network Termination
- Advanced Navigation Trainer
- Advanced Network Technology (various locations)
- Advanced Nuclear Technology (various locations)
- Aids to Navigation Team
- Airspace and Navigation Team
- Algorithmic Noise-Tolerance
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4 : 294-302), is misinformed about the biological equivalence between altered nuclear transfer (ANT) and cloning, and it fails to provide moral guidance on the ethics of ANT.
To the Editor: William Hurlbut and colleagues have offered what they take to be a definitive account of altered nuclear transfer (ANT) ("Seeking Consensus: A Clarification and Defense of Altered Nuclear Transfer," Sept-Oct 2006).
Altered nuclear transfer offers a possible resolution to our current impasse over the procurement of pluripotent stem cells.
Somatic cell nuclear transfer has proven difficult enough; altered nuclear transfer, which inserts a defective nucleus into the egg cell, seems likely to be still harder.