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The Push To Make Three-Parent Babies Legal In Australia

The Push To Make Three-Parent Babies Legal In Australia

At least 60 Australian babies born each year suffer with severe and life-threatening forms of mitochondrial disease, a condition which starves major organs of energy. But by using the mother’s and father’s nuclear DNA, and replacing the mother’s defective mitochondrial DNA with healthy mitochondrial DNA from a donor egg, this…

Some Women Are Born With Ovaries But No Uterus 

The New York Times is following a team of doctors at the Cleveland Clinic as they attempt the first uterus transplant in the United States. If successful, the procedure will let women who’ve had a hysterectomy, or who were born without a uterus, carry a foetus to term and give…