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How can we make surrogacy law deliver?
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How can we make surrogacy law deliver?
8 April 2019 - by Antony Starza-Allen
After many years of debate, surrogacy law reform is finally on the move. The Law Commissions of England and Wales, and that of Scotland, are now jointly evaluating areas of surrogacy law that have been identified as needing reform, with a view to making recommendations to Government in 2021... [Read More]
Transgender fertility rights case against NHS dropped
8 April 2019 - by Catherine Heffner
A legal dispute over access to NHS fertility services for transgender people has been resolved after new guidelines were issued... [Read More]
Artificial intelligence learns to identify good embryos for IVF
8 April 2019 - by Bethany Muller
Researchers have trained artificial intelligence software to grade human embryos with a high degree of accuracy... [Read More]
Wales to test bowel cancer patients for Lynch syndrome
8 April 2019 - by Rikita Patel
All bowel cancer patients in Wales will now be screened for a genetic condition that increases cancer risk... [Read More]
Rare cancer more common in IVF children
8 April 2019 - by Dr Rosie Morley
Some rare childhood cancers may be more common in children born through IVF, according to a recent study... [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]

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