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Egg cell

A mature female reproductive cell, which contains half the genetic information needed to make a new human. Also known as an oocyte.

Articles using this Glossary Item

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Plaque to finally honour snubbed IVF pioneers 15 July 2019 News
Human embryo model made from stem cells is most advanced yet 8 July 2019 News
ICSI no better than IVF for routine infertility cases 26 June 2019 News
Book Review: Breakthrough Babies - An IVF Pioneer's Tale of Creating Life Against All Odds 24 June 2019 Review
Anonymous no more? 17 June 2019 Comment
France considers allowing IVF for single and lesbian women 17 June 2019 News
Oldham's health chief vows to redress Jean Purdy plaque snub 17 June 2019 News
Radio Review: Diary of a surrogate – The Untold (BBC Radio 4) 17 June 2019 Review
Woman wants ex-wife's embryos destroyed despite no genetic link 17 June 2019 News
Sperm tail-tracking method could help fertility testing 10 June 2019 News
The death of an IVF legend: Professor Ian Craft, 1937-2019 10 June 2019 Comment
UK bill to reconsider egg-freezing time limits gets first reading 10 June 2019 News
DNA study may have implications for mitochondrial donation 3 June 2019 News
Texas bill would treat 'fertility fraud' as sexual assault 20 May 2019 News
Italy will not recognise intended parent of surrogate-born child, court rules 13 May 2019 News
Removing donor anonymity retrospectively in Victoria, Australia – two years on 13 May 2019 Comment
How should we use genomic data in assisted reproduction? 7 May 2019 Comment
Private IVF clinics 'exploiting' older patients, says HFEA chair 29 April 2019 News
US scientists push for mitochondrial donation legalisation 29 April 2019 News
First baby born in mitochondrial donation for infertility trial 15 April 2019 News
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Events using this Glossary Item

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Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
24 April 2010 10am-6pm London, UK
A workshop for lesbians/single women contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
12 April 2010 10am-4pm London, UK
A workshop for those contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
6 March 2010 10am-6pm Manchester, UK
A workshop for those contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
16 January 2010 10am-4pm London, UK
A workshop for those contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
21 November 2009 10am-6pm Midlands, UK
A workshop for those contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
7 November 2009 10am-6pm London, UK
A workshop for lesbians/single women contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
3 October 2009 10am-4pm London, UK
A workshop for those contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
5 September 2009 10am-6pm Manchester, UK
A workshop for those contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Listening to Donors
22 July 2009 5pm-7.30pm The Hatton, 51-53 Hatton Garden, London EC1N 8HN, UK
A workshop for current, past or prospective sperm, egg or embryo donors...