Fresh embryo donation for human embryonic stem cell (hESC) research: the experiences and values of IVF couples asked to be embryo donors

@article{Haimes2009FreshED,
  title={Fresh embryo donation for human embryonic stem cell (hESC) research: the experiences and values of IVF couples asked to be embryo donors},
  author={E. Haimes and K. Taylor},
  journal={Human Reproduction (Oxford, England)},
  year={2009},
  volume={24},
  pages={2142 - 2150}
}
  • E. Haimes, K. Taylor
  • Published 2009
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Human Reproduction (Oxford, England)
  • BACKGROUND This article reports on an investigation of the views of IVF couples asked to donate fresh embryos for research and contributes to the debates on: the acceptability of human embryonic stem cell (hESC) research, the moral status of the human embryo and embryo donation for research. METHODS A hypothesis-generating design was followed. All IVF couples in one UK clinic who were asked to donate embryos in 1 year were contacted 6 weeks after their pregnancy result. Forty four in-depth… CONTINUE READING
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