Mitochondrial donation: sold as a miracle, now it seems that it is a flop

Earlier this month, the Australian Government announced an A$15 million pilot program for mitochondrial donation, or, as it is sometimes called, “three-parent IVF”. In December 2021, Parliament passed Maeve’s Law, which permitted the controversial procedure. It is legal in the United Kingdom and Singapore but almost nowhere else. It is also being marketed by shady […]