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Bernie Owusu-Yaw

BioNews Review articles written by Bernie Owusu-Yaw:
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Podcast review: Future Uterus – The ultimate designer accessory (ABC)
29 April 2019 - by Bernie Owusu-Yaw
This podcast mini-series by ABC takes a 'womb's eye view of reproduction', in the words of its presenter Natasha Mitchell... [Read More]

BioNews News articles written by Bernie Owusu-Yaw:
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USA to roll out DNA testing at Mexico border
7 May 2019 - by Bernie Owusu-Yaw
The USA's Department of Homeland Security is expected to initiate a DNA testing pilot programme this week at the US-Mexico border, in efforts to verify genetic relationships within families entering the USA... [Read More]
Scientists insert human genes into monkey brains
15 April 2019 - by Bernie Owusu-Yaw
Monkeys with an inserted human gene involved in brain development performed better on cognitive tasks, a new study has found... [Read More]
New York attorney general sues stem cell clinic
8 April 2019 - by Bernie Owusu-Yaw
The New York attorney general, Letitia James, has filed a lawsuit against a stem cell clinic and the sole doctor working there, for allegedly mis-selling unproven treatments to vulnerable patients... [Read More]
Trans men retain fertility one year after testosterone treatment
1 April 2019 - by Bernie Owusu-Yaw
The ovarian function of transgender men was preserved after one year of testosterone therapy, a small study has found... [Read More]
Healthy monkey born from sperm from transplanted testes tissue
25 March 2019 - by Bernie Owusu-Yaw
A healthy female monkey, called Grady, has been born using sperm isolated from transplanted testicular tissue, marking the first time a live primate has been produced using this technique... [Read More]
IVF baby birth weights have been rising for 25 years
18 March 2019 - by Bernie Owusu-Yaw
The average birth weight of babies conceived by IVF has increased by approximately 180 grams over a 25-year period, a UK study suggests... [Read More]
Two more patients free of HIV after stem-cell transplants
11 March 2019 - by Bernie Owusu-Yaw
Two HIV patients have been found to have undetectable levels of the virus after receiving stem-cell transplants as part of treatment for cancer. There has only been one other case of this kind, reported ten years ago in Berlin... [Read More]