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UK to get world`s first three-parent babies by 2015

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 16:38

The UK government on Tuesday has finally given its nod to make the process legal across the country and the first three-parent baby can be born in Britain by next year.

“3-parent” IVF treatment is fair: UK bioethics panel

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 13, 2012, 13:11

Couples who cannot have a baby due to certain genetic illnesses can now smile, as they will soon be able to have children through “three-parent” fertility treatments designed to eradicate incurable genetic diseases, after a British medical ethics panel called the practice “ethical”- provided research shows they are likely to be safe and effective.