A Queensland woman has won the right to use her dead boyfriend's sperm to have a baby.
The ruling sets a legal precedent in Queensland for women wanting to use the sperm of their late partners to have children. It is currently illegal in Queensland for a man's sperm to be harvested, stored or transported without his written consent.
Early oocyte denudation does not compromise ICSI cycle outcome: a large retrospective cohort study
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Predicting live birth for poor ovarian responders: the PROsPeR concept
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Cutting-edge microscopy has unveiled a structure inside sperm that may play a key role in infertility and birth defects.
Dr Kay Elder revealed the mystery benefactor's role at a discussion co-organised by the Progress Educational Trust, which publishes BioNews, at the Cheltenham Science Festival this month. Without Howell's financial backing, the groundbreaking work in IVF by Professor Sir Robert Edwards, Dr Patrick Steptoe and Jean Purdy at Bourn Hall in Cambridgeshire in 1976, would not have been possible.
Risks, Safety & Controversies in ART
This Congress is unique and first of it's kind globally dealing with the risks and controversial area associated with assisted conception
The charity Womb Transplant UK has announced that it will carry out the first womb transplant in the UK by the end of 2018, with living as well as deceased donors.
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A private member's bill aims to decriminalise payments for sperm, eggs and surrogacy in Canada.
A bill has been introduced into the US Senate and House of Representatives, which, if passed, would significantly widen access to fertility treatment.
Education Program in Reproduction and Development (EPRD) is the postgraduate education program of the Monash University Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. The primary aim of EPRD is to foster education and research into reproductive biology. A diverse range of highly qualified researchers and academics contribute considerable expertise to the EPRD's Degree and professional short course programs. Consequently, ERPD is well placed to provide exceptional education and training in the multi-faceted and exciting discipline that this field has become.