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New John Hopkins University Press book by Ilana Löwy, visiting Professor at GHSM: “Imperfect Pregnancies”

In the 1960s, thanks to the development of prenatal diagnosis, medicine found a new object of study: the living fetus. At first, prenatal testing was proposed only to women at a high risk of giving birth to an impaired child. … Continue reading

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Testing, Testing 1, 2, 3: PGS and PGD, September 13th 6 pm

A free-to-attend evening event in London about the latest scientific, regulatory and ethical developments in the testing and screening of human embryos. Where: Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH When: 13 September 2016 6pm … Continue reading

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