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The practice of bearing a child for another person or couple. In gestational (also known as 'full' or 'host') surrogacy, the surrogate carries an embryo conceived through IVF. In traditional (also known as 'partial' or 'straight') surrogacy, the surrogate's own egg is fertilised with the intended father's sperm.

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How can we make surrogacy law deliver? 8 April 2019 Comment
Indian court will hear destroyed embryo case 'academically' 1 April 2019 News
BBC Sounds: Carrying my friend's baby - Podcast Review 25 March 2019 Review
Man caught smuggling human embryo into India 25 March 2019 News
Revolutionising reproduction: the future of fertility treatment 25 March 2019 Comment
TV Review: The Big Questions – Should Surrogacy Become a Commercial Business? 11 March 2019 Review
Ireland's proposed surrogacy laws fail to acknowledge international arrangements 11 February 2019 Comment
Carrot not stick: reforming surrogacy law 28 January 2019 Comment
Book review: My Story, My Gift – books for the children of egg, sperm and embryo donors 21 January 2019 Review
The future of fertility law: what must change and when? 21 January 2019 Comment
Canadian man gets surrogate-born twins back after immigration row 14 January 2019 News
India's lower house passes bill banning commercial surrogacy 14 January 2019 News
Canadian citizenship quirk leaves surrogate-born twins stateless 7 January 2019 News
Single people in the UK can now become parents via surrogacy 7 January 2019 News
Society marches on: key social changes in assisted conception 7 January 2019 Comment
UK surrogates call for immediate transfer of parenthood after birth 7 January 2019 News
The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act: Is it broke and should we fix it? 17 December 2018 Comment
UK legal system may impact decision to go abroad for surrogacy 17 December 2018 News
Cambodia releases detained surrogates 10 December 2018 News
Cambodia arrests 11 more surrogates, as Australian nurse released 19 November 2018 News
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