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UK doctors to attempt permission to create baby with DNA from three people

Published in Odd and Fun on 17th November 2017

Specialists poised to offer mitochondrial replacing therapy if governments fertility regulator approves the treatment Doctors will seek permission this month to create Britains first newborn from the Dna of three people if the governments fertility regulator approves the treatment for carefully chosen patients. Specialists in Newcastle are ready to offer mitochondrial replacement therapy( MRT) to […]

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World’s first baby born from new procedure use DNA of three people

Published in Odd and Fun on 14th November 2017

Experts welcome news of successful mitochondrial transfer but caution against operating in countries beyond regulations The worlds first baby to be born from a new procedure that blends the DNA of three people appears to be healthy, according to doctors in the US who oversaw the treatment. The baby was born on 6 April after […]

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UK doctors to attempt permission to create baby with DNA from three people

Published in Odd and Fun on 14th November 2017

Specialists poised to offer mitochondrial replacement therapy if governments fertility regulator approves the treatment Doctors will seek permission this month to generate Britains first newborn from the Dna of three people if the governments fertility regulator approves the therapy for carefully selected patients. Specialists in Newcastle are ready to offer mitochondrial replacing therapy( MRT) to […]

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UK doctors to attempt permission to create baby with Dna from three people

Published in Odd and Fun on 12th November 2017

Specialists poised to offer mitochondrial replacement therapy if governments fertility regulator approves the treatment Doctors will seek permission this month to create Britains first newborn from the Dna of three people if the governments fertility regulator approves the treatment for carefully selected patients. Specialists in Newcastle are ready to offer mitochondrial replacing therapy( MRT) to […]

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New fertility procedure may lead to ’embryo farming’, caution researchers

Published in Odd and Fun on 10th November 2017

Technique has the potential to leading parents to create ideal future children only possible impact on society must be planned for now, say specialists A new laboratory procedure that could allow fertility clinics to construct sperm and eggs from peoples skin may lead to embryo farming on a massive scale and drive mothers to have […]

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Sperm counts among western humen have halved in last 40 years- study

Published in Odd and Fun on 8th November 2017

Reasons for the shocking drop are unclear, say researchers, and represent a huge and forgot area of public health Sperm countings among men have more than halved in the last 40 years, research suggests, although the drivers behind the deterioration remain unclear. The latest findings reveal that between 1973 and 2011, the concentration of sperm […]

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New fertility procedure may lead to ’embryo farming’, advise researchers

Published in Odd and Fun on 2nd November 2017

Technique has the potential to result parents to create ideal future children only possible impact on society must be planned for now, say specialists A new laboratory procedure that could allow fertility clinics to attain sperm and eggs from peoples skin may lead to embryo farming on a massive scale and drive parents to have […]

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Why do sheep get horny in winter? Because the light is baaad, says survey

Published in Odd and Fun on 1st November 2017

Study may uncover why melatonin affects breed, horn growth and coat thickness and allow farmers to change the timing of lambing season The mystery of why sheep get horny in the winter might have been solved, according to new research. Scientists say they have uncovered the key to the mechanism by which changes in the […]

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UK doctors to seek permission to create newborn with Dna from three people

Published in Odd and Fun on 30th October 2017

Specialists poised to offer mitochondrial replacement therapy if governments fertility regulator approves the treatment Doctors will seek permission this month to create Britains first newborn from the Dna of three people if the governments fertility regulator approves the therapy for carefully chosen patients. Specialists in Newcastle are ready to offer mitochondrial replacement therapy( MRT) to […]

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Now we can construction sperm, is this the end of men? | Julie Bindel

Published in Odd and Fun on 28th October 2017

Ive been here before, with the lesbians and the turkey basters. Every day theres a fertility story like this some people get bumpy about men being wiped out When I heard the news that stem cell scientists have managed to create an artificial version of sperm in the laboratory from embryonic cells, and used it […]

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