FDA: US Clinical Research Using Three-Parent Baby Technique is Illegal
By Zachary Brennan -
Published 07 August 2017
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Friday that it is illegal to perform research in the US on a new type of technology that showed promise last year in helping a woman who had multiple miscarriages because of a genetic disorder to give birth to a baby boy in Mexico without that disorder.
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Tags: mitochondrial replacement therapy, MRT, three parent baby technique, Leigh's syndrome,