By Candice Krieger, September 12, 2008
Two leading Jewish peers have clashed over plans to breed genetically-modified pigs for human transplants.
Lord Winston, the fertility expert, hopes to start breeding the first of the pigs for transplant in the US or
He believes such a breakthrough could provide a solution to the shortage of transplant organs. But Baroness Deech, former chair of the UK Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority, voiced serious concerns about such plans this week.