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BioNews News articles written by Jakki Magowan:

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Record numbers of single women seeking fertility treatments
13 May 2019 - by Jakki Magowan
Women without male partners are increasingly seeking fertility treatment according to a new report by the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority... [Read More]
Gene behind major cause of women's infertility found
7 May 2019 - by Jakki Magowan
A gene that plays a key role in causing polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) has been discovered, and could lead to better disease prediction and treatment... [Read More]
Man caught smuggling human embryo into India
25 March 2019 - by Jakki Magowan
A man travelling from Malaysia has been caught at Mumbai airport attempting to smuggle a live human embryo in his suitcase to a fertility clinic in India... [Read More]
Call for temporary ban on heritable genome editing in humans
18 March 2019 - by Jakki Magowan
A group of international experts is calling for a moratorium on the clinical use of germline genome editing in humans... [Read More]
Dogs offer clue to human sperm decline
11 March 2019 - by Jakki Magowan
Chemicals in household carpets and flooring, clothing and upholstery, are damaging sperm quality in men and domestic dogs... [Read More]
Shape of female reproductive tract weeds out weak sperm
18 February 2019 - by Jakki Magowan
Slower sperm are beaten by stronger and faster sperm when competing to fertilise an egg due to restrictive bottlenecks in the female reproductive tract... [Read More]
IVF linked to pregnancy complication risk in women
11 February 2019 - by Jakki Magowan
Women who have fertility treatments have a slightly higher risk of severe complications during pregnancy and delivery than those not undergoing treatment... [Read More]

BioNews Review articles written by Jakki Magowan:

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Podcast Review: Beyond Today – Should egg freezing be free?
15 April 2019 - by Jakki Magowan
Beyond Today is a BBC Radio 4 podcast series that aims to engage young people in current news topics. Harriet Noble, one of the show's producers, tackles fertility in this 22-minute programme after pondering whether she should pay to freeze her eggs... [Read More]