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Fertility in the news

29 May 2015
Genea in global fertility deal with Merck

29 May 2015
Sperm motility and quality highest in early ejaculate, most likely to fertilize the egg

29 May 2015
'Diblings': The siblings created from the same donor

26 May 2015
German woman aged 65 gives birth to quadruplets after IVF treatment

26 May 2015
Sperm and egg donation bring risk of incest, warns Cambridge prof

22 May 2015
MSPs call for IVF treatment to be increased to three cycles

22 May 2015
Fertility treatments and mental health among the wealthy

21 May 2015
Paracetamol may harm unborn boys' fertility, pregnant women warned

21 May 2015
Kylie Trounson: perhaps IVF has made us less able to conceive naturally

21 May 2015
Barcode your egg and sperm cells to avoid IVF mix-ups

21 May 2015
Leeds scientists examine benefits of hyaluronic acid in helping improve IVF success rates

21 May 2015
The price of postponing kids: for some, costly IVF and a bundle of debt

19 May 2015
David Cameron listen up - Britain's schoolgirls need fertility lessons. Now.

19 May 2015
Is the UK sperm donor shortage a myth?

18 May 2015
British boy is born disease-free after ground-breaking karyomapping IVF treatment

18 May 2015
UK woman wins special permission to use embryos created abroad with anonymous donor sperm

11 May 2015
Mother in legal battle to have dead daughter's baby

11 May 2015
UK surrogacy laws must be reformed urgently, says leading fertility lawyer

11 May 2015
Scientists grow sperm in laboratory for first time

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Recent Press Releases, Responses and Statements

2015

 
May 2015 British Fertility Society response to OvaScience’s “stem cell baby” claim
January 2015 British Fertility Society reaction to UK parliament passing legislation on mitochondrial donation
January 2015 British Fertility Society reaction to announcement of date for House of Commons debate on mitochondrial donation
January 2015 British Fertility Society response to "Safety of Assisted Reproduction Technology" paper in the USA

2014

 
Oct 2014 British Fertility Society welcomes NICE publication of Quality Standards report calling for end to IVF postcode lottery
Jul 2014 British Fertility Society response to the HFEA report into adverse incidents
Jun 2014 British Fertility Society response to third HFEA review into safety of mitochondrial replacement techniques

2013

 
Nov 2013 Joint support for reduction in multiple births
Nov 2013 British Fertility Society response to study showing IVF children at no higher risk of childhood cancers
May 2013 British Fertility Society response to the publication of the National Infertility Group Report
Apr 2013 British Fertility Society pays respect on death of IVF ‘founding father’ Professor Sir Robert Edwards, CBE, FRS
Feb 2013 British Fertility Society response to the updated NICE guidance on fertility
Feb 2013 British Fertility Society statement on using known sperm donors
Jan 2013 British Fertility Society comment on Department of Health proposals for the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA)



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