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Woman, 44, has baby after three failed IVF attempts when sperm-barren husband takes supplement

Woman conceives naturally aged 44 following three failed IVF attempts after her husband boosted the quality of his sperm by taking a supplement Karen O’Brien tried to get pregnant with her husband, Allan Kennedy, for 5 years Doctors insisted Mrs O’Brien was the ‘problem’ despite retrieving healthy eggs The couple went to three clinics and… Read More »

We need to resolve ethics of CRISPR technology as China awaits third genetically modified baby

Dr. William Hurlbut, Paul Dabrowski and Dr. Samarth Kulkarni during a panel discussion ” Genetics, CRISPR and Medical Ethics” at the CNBC Healthy Returns conference in New York on May 21, 2019. Astrid Stawiarz | CNBC After a Chinese scientist last year made history by using CRISPR technology to genetically modify two newborns, the scientific… Read More »