Genetics and the Control of Human Reproduction
Published Online: 15 JUL 2006
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Gosden, C. M. 2006. Genetics and the Control of Human Reproduction. eLS. .
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2006
Advances in infertility treatments, assisted conception and genetics include fertilization in vitro, microinjection of sperm into eggs, use of donor gametes and cloning. These technological advances have raised moral, ethical and human rights issues about the regulation of embryo research, reproductive and therapeutic cloning, and stem cell and infertility treatment, in the context of national and international legislation.
- assisted conception;
- stem cells;
- reproductive ethics;