I am heading off to London today to attend this conference, the Second World Congress on Mild Approaches in Assisted Reproduction. I will be coming back with the latest new and improved methods of addressing infertility. Hopefully, writing about all that I learn here for you later this month.
Meanwhile, am backlogged and parking some recent iPSC research breakthroughs for you here:
What comes after iPS?
And this in the BBC News today, with quotes like this, ” Researcher Dr Willy Lensch, of Harvard Medical School, said the technique had “incredible potential.”
Even rats with Parkinson’s disease are getting better with the iPS reprogramming research.
- Jennifer Lahl, MA, BSN, RN, is founder and president of The Center for Bioethics and Culture Network. Lahl couples her 25 years of experience as a pediatric critical care nurse, a hospital administrator, and a senior-level nursing manager with a deep passion to speak for those who have no voice. Lahl’s writings have appeared in various publications including Cambridge University Press, the San Francisco Chronicle, the Dallas Morning News, and the American Journal of Bioethics. As a field expert, she is routinely interviewed on radio and television including ABC, CBS, PBS, and NPR. She is also called upon to speak alongside lawmakers and members of the scientific community, even being invited to speak to members of the European Parliament in Brussels to address issues of egg trafficking; she has three times addressed the United Nations during the Commission on the Status of Women on egg and womb trafficking.