Monday, July 23, 2018

Seven ways IVF changed the world – from Louise Brown to stem-cell research

The list below is a direct quote from the article by Philip Ball:

  1. Normalising conception in a petri dish
  2. Putting the UK at the forefront of embryology
  3. Opening the gateway to a deeper understanding of human reproduction
  4. Paving the way for stem cell research
  5. It forced us to think about genetic screening
  6. It gave us a new view of human conception
  7. It sparked a new debate about the moral status of the embryo

Story via Philip Ball for The Observer IVF (