On Tuesday the world learned that the first UK baby created from mitochondrial transfer IVF had been born. However, the announcement was somewhat subdued. This was an event which had been expected within a year or two of legislation to permit its use in 2015. But initial approval to proceed was only issued in 2018. […]
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