By Mike Ward
Editor, Europe
OXFORD - British advisors on cloning have called on the government to allow the cloning of human embryos to develop technologies to provide spare parts or to treat diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease. While recommending that cloning of human beings should be banned outright, members of Britain's Human Genetics Advisory Commission (HGAC) and Human Fertilization and Embryology Authority (HFEA) believe the door should be left open to enable the creation of cloned tissue and organs