The end of donor anonymity: how genetic testing is likely to drive anonymous gamete donation out of business.

@article{2016TheEO,
  title={The end of donor anonymity: how genetic testing is likely to drive anonymous gamete donation out of business.},
  author={},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={2016},
  volume={31 6},
  pages={
          1135-40
        }
}
Thousands of people worldwide have been conceived using donor gametes, but not all parents tell their children of their origin. Several countries now allow donor-conceived offspring to potentially know their genetic parent if they are informed of their donor-conceived status. At the same time, personal genetic testing is a rapidly expanding field. Over 3 million people have already used direct-to-consumer genetic testing to find information about their ancestry, and many are participating in… CONTINUE READING

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