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Obama Greenlights Human-Animal 'Hybrid' Monsters

A plan to mix human stem cells with animal embryos to create chimeras – those creatures that have part animal and part human elements – soon will be getting taxpayer funding, under a new proposal from the U.S. 1,036 more words

Fertilisation report is in!

Got the message this morning that both of our eggs fertilised. So relieved that my eggs and hubbys sperm made friends during the night.

I guess we’ve still got it 😂😂 10 more words

Evangelical Bioethicists Warn Against 'Immoral' Human-Animal Embryo Research

Evangelical bioethicists have rung the alarm bells concerning a U.S. government proposal to fund research that could allow the creation of animal-human hybrid embryos.

According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), an agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, the focus of its proposed research would be to study human diseases and grow human organs in animals for transplants. 354 more words

Day 1

So I started my period today.  My new day 1.  I called the clinic and they have me scheduled for a ultrasound on Sept 5th and if all looks good with my lining, I will do a transfer 5 days later.   302 more words

Familyplanning

THREE.

I have been so sick with anxiety and anticipation, and finally, my call came in. I have 3 embryos that have already been biopsied and frozen! 38 more words

Infertility

The Chimera Quandary: Is It Ethical To Create Hybrid Embryos?

In Greek mythology, the Chimera is a monster that is part lion, part goat and part snake. Far from reality, sure, but the idea of mixing and matching creatures is real — and has ethicists concerned. 628 more words

Biotechnology

2 Week Wait

God is good and the ultimate healer! 3 of our 4 embryos made it through their thaw on Monday afternoon. We were so relieved with the outcome, considering they didn’t give any of them much of a chance to survive after being dropped. 141 more words

Infertility