Role of the fetal immune system in preterm labor. Upends conventional thinking about immune development

A very interesting article published in EurekAlert! discusses this highly [...]

Scientific institutions are trying to devise global safeguards to stop rogue gene-editing of human embryos

Some U.S. researchers knew of a Chinese scientist’s intentions to [...]

Fetal hunger and adverse environmental effect in adulthood and offspring is studied

To remind us that at least 800 million people are [...]

Ethical problems relative to “embryo selection” . Dicrimination after birth

A recent article published in Fertility and Sterility(see HERE)  affirms that, [...]

Frozen embryos donation figures. Human embryos transferred increased over the years

It is difficult to find objective data on the practice [...]

Behavior of the father before conception affects the child’s development

A recent article published in the journal JAMA  states that [...]

How do adverse major psychological maternal stress during pregnancy affect life expectancy of newborns?

It is affirmed that intrauterine exposure to a major psychological [...]

The human embryo mapped in three dimensions. Technique and bioethical approach

A team of researchers from the Institut Vision in Paris and [...]

Legal status of human-animal chimeras – hybrid embryos

In addition to the biomedical and bioethical problems raised by [...]

The amazing finding of senescent cells in embryos. Until now, these cells had been found only in aging tissue

The discovery raises the possibility that the start and end [...]