“Every human embryologist, worldwide, states that the life of the new individual human being begins at fertilization (conception) . . . We exist as a continuum of human life, which begins at fertilization and continues until death.” 144
144 C. Ward Kischer, professor of anatomy and human embryology, quoted in Watkins, C. (ed), The Ethics of Abortion (New York: Greenhaven Press, 2005), 5.