three-parent embryos


Good news on three-parent embryos … or maybe not

Philippa Taylor | 13 June 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: mitochondrial disease, science hype, three-parent embryos, United Kingdom
It appears that recent research from the UK has been over-hyped.


Ethical objections to embryo research can trigger genuine progress

Philippa Taylor | 30 May 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, mitochondrial disease, three-parent embryos, United Kingdom
It now appears that the 'vital' 3-parent embryo technique may be harmful.


‘Three-parent’ IVF: cure or myth?

Caroline Simons | 24 February 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, IVF, three-parent embryos
There are weighty scientific reasons for not going ahead with the world's most radical IVF technique.


How scientists won the 3-parent IVF battle

Michael Cook | 07 February 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: media spin, three-parent embryos, United Kingdom
With hard work, money and a lot of fancy footwork


After three-parent babies, will there be “multiplex parenting”?

Michael Cook | 29 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, IVF, three-parent embryos
A debate over an IVF technique in Britain has serious social consequences.


“Is this the upshot of your experiment?”

Jill Burcham | 10 April 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, three-parent embryos
A Nathaniel Hawthorne tale of scientific obsession sheds light on today's designer children.


International opposition grows to UK’s three-parent embryos

Jenny Leigh | 12 October 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, three-parent embryos, United Kingdom
The British government is about to embark on the precedent-shattering move of allowing genome engineering.


Why the UK should reject three-parent embryos

Peter Saunders | 01 July 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: mitochondrial disease, stem cells, three-parent embryos, United Kingdom
British stem cell scientists have scored a big win by securing government approval for a scheme to avoid rare diseases. This will do far more harm than good.


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