human eggs

Breakthrough: In a world's first, human eggs grown to maturity in lab

The technique holds promise specifically for women who have to go through sterilizing treatments such as chemotherapy.

Feb 09, 2018, 13:16 PM IST

UK gives go-ahead to three-parent fertilisation to avoid incurable inherited diseases

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority gave the green light to the treatment using DNA from three progenitors (two women, one man) to prevent children being born with deadly genetic illnesses, EFE news reported.

Dec 16, 2016, 08:29 AM IST

Scientists call for halt on experiments changing DNA of human embryos

With rumors that scientists are about to announce they have modified the genes of human eggs, sperm, or embryos, five prominent researchers on Thursday called on biologists to halt such experiments due to fears about safety and eugenics.

Mar 12, 2015, 23:27 PM IST

Scientists create human eggs from amniotic sac cells

Fertility scientists have created human eggs using cells from the amniotic sac that surrounds a baby in the womb.

Feb 03, 2013, 20:01 PM IST

DNA egg swap prevents rare diseases in babies

British scientists have mastered a controversial technique using cloning technology to prevent some incurable inherited diseases by swapping DNA between two fertilized human eggs.

Apr 15, 2010, 08:25 AM IST

DNA egg swap prevents rare diseases in babies

British scientists have mastered a controversial technique using cloning technology to prevent some incurable inherited diseases by swapping DNA between two fertilized human eggs.

Apr 15, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

US clinic offers chance for free human eggs

An American infertility clinic is
offering free human eggs to one British woman for attending an
informational seminar today in London.

Mar 18, 2010, 00:29 AM IST

US clinic offers chance for free human eggs

An American infertility clinic is
offering free human eggs to one British woman for attending an
informational seminar today in London.

Mar 18, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

US clinic offers chance for free human eggs

An American infertility clinic is
offering free human eggs to one British woman for attending an
informational seminar today in London.

Mar 17, 2010, 22:09 PM IST