Senomyx is a biotechnology company that develops “innovative flavor ingredients for the food, beverage, and ingredient supply industries using [their] unique proprietary technologies.” They have ”exclusive or co-exclusive product discovery and development collaborationswith Ajinomoto Co. Inc.; Cadbury Adams USA LLC, a unit of Kraft Foods Inc.; Firmenich SA; Nestlé SA; PepsiCo; and Solae.” In order to make [...]
Category Archive for 'Bioethics'
A hot topic I’ve wanted to write about for a while but keep pushing aside for who knows why. It’s a HUGE issue and one that could never be fully discussed or encapsulated in one blog post. Monica touched on it here. For today, I will invite you to read Catholic Exchange’s “The Practice of [...]
Whether the stem cells were aborted specifically for the purpose of science, or they were just “happened upon” conveniently, the ends do not justify the means, and two wrongs certainly can never make a right. So whilst some may argue there have been amazing medical advances, treatments and drugs derived from these cell lines, I will argue back, “how can we claim such good has come from such horrific evil.” It just cannot be so.