Monday, June 18, 2012

An advance or eugenics?

New IVF advances give birth to hope | Advanced Embryo Selection allows lab doctors to remove a single cell from the fertilized embryo and screen all 24 chromosomes before implantation. They will only implant embryos that are most likely to form a pregnancy. 70 per cent of embryos have an abnormal number of chromosomes, which will not result in a pregnancy. This test increases the chance of a pregnancy by more than half because the technology is targeted.

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