A decade after the birth of the first test-tube baby
, Parliament created a licensing board, the Human Fertilization and Embryology Authority (HFEA), which has kept a tight lid on burgeoning genetic technologies since 1991--to the dismay of some would-be patients and clinic directors.
1978: The first test-tube baby
, Louise Joy Brown, was born in Oldham General Hospital.
London, July 25 ( ANI ): The world's first test-tube baby
has paid tribute to the fertility pioneers, who gave her and millions of others life, as she turns 35.
Dubai: When a Palestinian specialist in in-vitro fertilisation, Dr Salem Abu Al Kheizaran was contacted by Mohannad's mother some five years ago to help her have a test-tube baby
with her imprisoned husband, he couldn't say no.
ANSWERS: 1 Gladys Knight; 2 Michael Dickinson; 3 The castle; 4 Excalibur; 5 Venus; 6 An 18th century American Indian chief; 7 Ray Reardon; 8 The Colossus of Rhodes; 9 Swagger Jagger; 10 She was the world's first test-tube baby
OUR report that model Jordan is planning a test-tube baby
prompted a bulging mailbag.
the physician to America's first test-tube baby
, has died, his family said Friday.
The world waited until 1978 for Britain to produce the first test-tube baby
- 6,000 are now born here every year.
Lord Winston said some doctors in London charge 10 times the fee for test-tube baby
treatment as reputable clinics in Australia.
1971 - Christiaan Barnard carried out his first combined heart and lung transplant1978 - Louise Brown, the first test-tube baby
, was born in Oldham General Hospital.
ACTRESS Halle Berry is so desperate to become a mother that she is considering having a test-tube baby
The Human Embryo and Fertilisation Authority, which regulates test-tube baby
techniques, has no powers to control the clinic since the sperm involved is not donated.