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UK scientists gain licence to edit genes in human embryos

Scientists in London have been granted permission to edit the genomes of human embryos for research, UK fertility regulators announced. The 1 February approval by the UK Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) represents the world’s first endorsement of such research by a national regulatory authority. 142 more words


10 More Days


I can’t believe we are 10 DAYS AWAY from our FET! I’m starting to get nervous, excited, anxious but most of all I am READY to get those babies home! 178 more words

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What’s that you say? 8DP3DT? Ah sorry, IVF speak!

In layman’s terms it means I am 8 days past a 3-day transfer. Or, more simply, it’s been 8 days since I had two 3-day–old embryos popped into my womb! 721 more words


Embryos: and then there were none

I wish I could talk to her about it, so I’m posting the last picture I have with my grandmother. That was 2011. Her name was Ruth. 399 more words

Scientists Receive Approval to Genetically Engineer Human Embryos

By Derrick Broze | The Anti Media

London, England — While many people are focused on the effects of genetically engineered food, concerns over genetically modified human embryos are also growing — and some fear the technology could lead to the creation of “designer babies.” 410 more words



TWO WEEKS FROM TODAY!!!! You guys, two weeks from today I will be PREGNANT!!! I literally can’t even handle the excitement! I pray these next 14 days FLY BY! 798 more words

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Ethicists approve ‘3 parent’ embryos to stop diseases, but congressional ban remains

An elite panel of scientists and bioethicists offered guarded approval Wednesday of a novel form of genetic engineering that could prevent congenital diseases but would result in babies with genetic material from three parents. 801 more words

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