Pub. date: 2008 | Online Pub. Date: September 15, 2008 | DOI: 10.4135/9781412963954 | Print ISBN: 9781412959087 | Online ISBN: 9781412963954| Publisher:SAGE Publications, Inc.About this encyclopedia
THE STATE OF Wyoming does not have a law specifically addressing human cloning. Neither is there is a law specifically permitting or forbidding research on embryos or fetuses; however, the state does expressly prohibit the sale, donation, or distribution of an embryo, an aborted viable fetus, or a live child for the purposes of what it calls experimentation. Thus, effectively, any human embryonic stem cell research is forbidden. At the University of Wyoming, Dr. David S. Fay ...