mifepristone

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mifepristone

an antiprogestogenic steroid, used in the medical termination of pregnancy. Formula: C29H35NO2
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Headline atop an editorial in the April 6 issue of The Catholic Sun, newspaper of the Phoenix diocese, calling on the Federal Drug Administration to rescind approval of the abortion pill RU-486
POPE Benedict condemned the abortion pill RU-486 yesterday because it hides the "gravity" of taking a human life.
Like Smith, many of the speakers in the day's 15 programs focused on ethics, including fetal parts research, the abortion pill RU-486, cloning and embryo stem research.