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Fully mature human eggs grown in lab, study reports

In a breakthrough that could improve fertility treatment, scientists in England have grown human eggs in a laboratory. Egg cells were removed from ovary tissue at their earliest stage of development and grown to the point at which they can … Continue reading

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A breakthrough in fertility treatment?

Researchers are calling it a medical breakthrough: A 27-year-old woman gave birth to a healthy baby conceived from ovarian tissue that had been surgically removed and frozen when she was a child. This procedure could prove to be an important … Continue reading

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Unlocking the secrets to ovarian disorders

Scientists at the National Institutes of Health have solved a long-standing mystery about the origin of one of the cell types that make up the ovary. The team also discovered how ovarian cells share information during development of an ovarian … Continue reading

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