Should Selecting Saviour Siblings be Banned?
Article, Other literature type
- Publisher: BMJ Publishing Group
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mesheuropmc: humanities | health care economics and organizations
By using tissue typing in conjunction with preimplantation genetic diagnosis doctors are able to pick a human embryo for implantation which, if all goes well, will become a "saviour sibling", a brother or sister capable of donating life-saving tissue to an existing chil...