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FILM: More Trouble in Store? The Two-Year Extension to Embryo and Gamete Storage Limits

27 July 2020
By BioNews
Appeared in BioNews 1057

This film documents the Progress Educational Trust event 'More Trouble in Store? The Two-Year Extension to Embryo and Gamete Storage Limits'.

If you are interested in this topic, please consider signing and sharing PET's #ExtendTheLimit petition, calling for a permanent extension to the UK storage limit for eggs frozen for non-medical reasons.

(If you cannot see the 'More Trouble in Store?' film below, click here to view it.)

0:00:00 Sarah Norcross
Director, Progress Educational Trust

03:45 James Lawford Davies
Partner, Hill Dickinson

21:48 Responses to audience questions and comments

51:18 Sarah Norcross
Director, Progress Educational Trust

This film was made by Video Production Edinburgh.

Register now for PET's free-to-attend online event 'Known Unknowns: The Pros, Cons and Consequences of Known Donation', taking place from 6.30pm-8pm on Wednesday 16 September 2020. Find out more here, and register to attend here.

20 July 2020 - by Ana Hallgarten 
OnĀ 9 July 2020, the Progress Educational Trust hosted its first online event. It explained and discussed the recent change to UK law in regard to the storage of embryos and gametes...
1 June 2020 - by Emily Tiemann 
We have welcomed the recent Department for Health and Social Care consultation on storage limits at the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA), as we recognise it is time for a change to the laws to accommodate the reproductive choices of fertility patients...
11 May 2020 - by Sarah Norcross 
In addition to continuing with its #ExtendTheLimit campaign, PET has developed ten key principles on egg, sperm embryo storage which have informed its response to the UK government's consultation on this area...
27 April 2020 - by Dr Catherine Hill 
The Government has announced a two-year storage extension for eggs, sperm and embryos to give people extra time to access fertility services, whilst the UK tackles the coronavirus pandemic...
27 April 2020 - by BioNews 
The sixth in a series of films documenting a recent Progress Educational Trust/Scottish Government event on medical, ethical, legal, social and policy aspects of cryopreservation, featuring a panel discussion chaired by Professor Allan Pacey of the University of Sheffield...
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