While the federal government has revised its policy on embryonic stem cell research, several states have created policies and programs that support stem cell research and other regenerative therapies. Many of these institutions were created in the wake of President Bush’s order to limit federal funding for embryonic stem cell research. With federal funding approved in 2009, as well as more potential money from the Cures Act, state lawmakers may question how much state money allocates to these institutions.

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