In Vitro Fertilization

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Health: New Technology Opens The Way For Creating Babies Using DNA From 3 People

New technology opens the way for creating babies using DNA from 3 people. It’s designed to eliminate diseases, but is the creation of a “super baby” safe or ethical? The technique has been approved in Britain. Could it come here next?


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Area Fertility Expert Has High Hopes For New In Vitro Embryo-Screening Tests

Next Generation Sequencing is a screening method for embryos during in vitro fertilization to determine which ones are chromosomally normally and have the best chance of leading to a successful pregnancy.