American official figures on fertility. The report shows that it has fallen to its lowest point in the last 40 years

Fertility rate dramatic drops year by year with a severe [...]

The use of Natural Family Planning when pregnancy is medically contraindicated

Our Bioethics Observatory - Institue of Life Sciences publishes studies [...]

Adolescent cancer survivors show safety and satisfaction with ovarian tissue cryopreservation

Our Observatory has published medical and ethical aspects of ovarian [...]

Is it time to establish age restrictions in ART-IVF? A relevant bioethical issue

In an excellent review published in the Journal of Assisted [...]

Demographic winter in Europe. Replacement levels fails to meet generational replacement based in Eurostat’s recent data

Europe does not meet generational replacement levels, which is probably [...]

The father’s age may determine genetic mutations in his children that do not pre-exist in him

It is nothing new to say that the father’s age [...]

Eggs and sperm could be produced from female blood samples

The journal Science has published an interesting article  by a [...]

A promising step to fertility preservation of childhood cancer survivors by immature testicular tissue grafting

Also, hundreds of patients whose fertility is at risk following [...]

Leading doctors in reproductive medicine and transgender clinics open the door to trans women to get womb transplant

Ben Jones, a surgeon at Imperial and member of the [...]