“Human embryos and fetuses are living members of the species Homo sapiens at the embryonic and fetal stages of their lives. They are distinct organisms with human DNA who are growing and directing their own development toward maturity. This is not in dispute.”6
6Stark, P., When does life begin? It’s pretty simple, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life, Apr. 12, 2017, https://www.mccl.org/post/2017/04/12/when-does-life-begin-its-pretty-simple.