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Religious leaders and pro-life campaigners have angrily attacked the British government for its refusal to ban the creation of animal-human embryos and so-called “savior siblings” — research described by one Roman Catholic cardinal as a form of “Frankenstein” science. Government forces in the House of Commons on May 20 drove back attempts to derail what some researchers described as the biggest shake-up in nearly two decades of laws governing sensitive scientific work in areas such as stem-cell research.