Pregnancy reported in the first known trial of ‘three-person IVF’ for infertility image

STAT, January 24, 2019
by Emily Mullin, quoting I. Glenn Cohen (Faculty Director)


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"I. Glenn Cohen, a Harvard health law professor, said this new trial, as well as Zhang’s travel to Mexico for mitochondrial replacement therapy, may put pressure on the U.S. and other countries to change their policies for mitochondrial replacement therapy, noting these cases open the door to medical tourism.

'There is simply no way for any country to truly insulate itself from alterations through mitochondrial replacement therapy entering a country’s gene pool,' Cohen said."

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