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Charles W. Colson & N. de S Camaron

Author of  Human Dignity in the Biotech Century

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Charles W. Colson & N. de S Camaron's Bio:
Colson, formerly special counsel to President Nixon, is founder and chairman of Prison Fellowship and the Wilberforce Forum. He also chairs the Council for Biotechnology Policy. Colson's Breakpoint daily radio commentaries are heard by more than one million listeners.

Cameron is president of the Institute on Biotechnology and the Human Future, director of the Council for Biotechnology Policy (Washington, D.C.), and chairman of the Centre for Bioethics and Public Policy (London, UK). Cameron founded the journal Ethics and Medicine in 1983 and is widely recognized as a commentator on bioethics and biotech policy issues with appearances on ABCís Nightline, CNN, PBSís Frontline and the BBC. He has also represented the United States as bioethics adviser on the U.S. delegation to the United Nations General Assembly meeting to consider a convention on human cloning.

Prentice is Senior Fellow for Life Sciences for the Family Research Council in Washington, D.C. He previously served as professor of life sciences at Indiana State University. His research, which has been funded by the National Institutes of Health and the USDA, investigates cell growth control. A current focus is adult stem cells and their transformation into neurons and other tissue types. He has testified several times before the U.S. Congress; been invited to speak to the National Academy of Sciences, European Parliament, British Parliament and Canadian Parliament; and has written articles and given frequent invited talks and media interviews regarding stem cell research, cloning and bioethics.

Cunningham is an attorney who has served at Americans United for Life (AUL) for the last twenty years. She was the first president of AUL, as well as associate general for legislation, executive director/general counsel and chairman of its board of directors. She also serves as a senior fellow with the Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity (Deerfield, Illinois) and is a fellow with the Wilberforce Forumís Council for Biotechnology Policy (Washington, D.C.). Cunningham is coeditor of The Reproduction Revolution and Abortion and the Constitution and has written numerous publications on abortion, law and bioethics.

Smith is a senior fellow at the Discovery Institute, an attorney and consultant for the International Task Force on Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide, and a special consultant to the Center for Bioethics and Culture. Smithís writing and opinion columns have appeared in such national and regional news publications as Newsweek, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Forbes magazine and others. Smith has appeared internationally on electronic media, including such programs as CNNís Crossfire, Larry King Live, Good Morning America, Nightline and the Sunday program on BBC 4 radio. Smith has authored/coauthored ten books.

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