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Rappler's latest stories on in vitro fertilization


Big mistake: U.S. couple sues fertility clinic for implanting wrong embryos

Jul 10, 2019 - 12:45 PM

Court documents, say that in March this year, the woman gave birth via cesarean section to two boys, 'neither of which was of Asian descent,' as the parents are

Liza Diño, Ice Seguerra try for baby via IVF

Sep 12, 2018 - 2:20 PM

The couple have been planning to start the IVF process since 2016

GROWING FAMILY. Liza Diño and Ice Seguerra start the process of IVF. Rappler Screenshot

UK first country to legally offer '3-parent' gene therapy

Dec 15, 2016 - 7:52 PM

UPDATED Britain s fertility regulator gives the green light for the country to become the first in the world to legally offer 3 parent baby fertility treatments

Sofia Vergara sued on behalf of own embryos

Dec 09, 2016 - 4:10 PM

According to the lawsuit not allowing the embryos – listed as plaintiffs Emma and Isabella – to be born is depriving them of their inheritance

SOFIA VERGARA. The actress is being sued on behalf of her own embryos. Photo by Charley Gallay / Getty Images North America/AFP

UK experts give green light to '3-parent babies'

Dec 01, 2016 - 8:41 AM

An independent panel of experts tasked with reviewing the safety of mitochondrial gene therapy said the practice should be cautiously adopted to prevent certain genetic diseases from being passed on to future generations

70-year-old Indian woman gives birth to first baby

May 11, 2016 - 2:25 AM

God heard our prayers My life feels complete now says Daljinder Kaur who had two years of IVF treatment at a fertility clinic

Aiza Seguerra's wife Liza Diño reacts to 'homophobic' comments

Jan 05, 2016 - 12:46 PM

Liza and Aiza are criticized over their plan to undergo in vitro fertilization

Italian designer duo slam Elton John in IVF babies row

Mar 16, 2015 - 11:31 PM

Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana say it was the singer who is being judgemental

Britain authorizes 'three-parent' babies

Feb 04, 2015 - 7:56 AM

Lawmakers at the House Commons vote by 382 to 128 in favor of allowing the creation of in vitro fertilization IVF babies with DNA from three people aimed at preventing serious inherited diseases being passed on from mother to child

Britain set for historic vote on 'three-parent' babies

Feb 03, 2015 - 11:04 PM

Britain can become the first country in the world to allow the creation of babies with DNA from 3 people in a move that has divided Britons and pitted campaigners against religious leaders

Australia queries 'moral responsibility' over abandoned Down's baby

Aug 03, 2014 - 2:16 PM

Australia s Immigration Minister Scott Morrison says a question of moral responsibility should determine the fate of a baby born with Down Syndrome reportedly abandoned by an Australian couple with its surrogate mother in Thailand

Australian Immigration Minister Scott Morrison, file photo by William West / AFP

Australian couple leave disabled baby with Thai surrogate: reports

Aug 02, 2014 - 7:00 AM

The reports about the abandonment of the baby discovered to have Down s Syndrome have triggered hundreds to donate to a fundraising page created for him

Woman to give birth to own granddaughter in US

Jan 11, 2014 - 8:24 AM

The 58 year old woman agreed to be implanted with her daughter s fertilized egg

British government backs '3-parent' IVF

Jun 28, 2013 - 9:02 PM

UPDATED The IVF based technique is designed to avoid serious mitochondrial diseases inherited on the maternal side such as muscular dystrophy and cardiac problems

World has 5-M test tube people: estimate

Jul 07, 2012 - 12:55 PM

The Vatican considers it immoral What do you think?

IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION. Screen grab from YouTube