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BioNews Comment articles written by Dr Jennifer Speirs:

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Secrecy and the problems of nostalgia
9 November 2009 - by Dr Jennifer Speirs
Professor Lisa Jardine sounded tired. Contributing to a BBC Radio 4 Analysis programme on 26 October, the chair of the UK's Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) declared that she was 'positively nostalgic' for secrecy and discretion.... [Read More]
Why the controversy over intergenerational gamete donation?
1 September 2009 - by Dr Jennifer Speirs
Professor Lisa Jardine, the chair of the UK's Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA), has called for a fresh debate on two allegedly controversial aspects of gamete donation, namely the provision of gametes to a known relative of a different generation, and the provision of semen by a man to his sister if she is using a donated egg... [Read More]