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Egg or sperm donation children will be entitled to more information

BMJ 2003; 326 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7383.240/a (Published 01 February 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:240
  1. Clare Dyer, legal correspondent
  1. BMJ

    People conceived in the United Kingdom as a result of sperm, egg, or embryo donation are to be given the right to find out more information about their donors when they reach age 18.

    But the government has decided to delay a decision on whether to remove anonymity from donors, amid fears that the change might cause the supply of donors to dry up.

    Children conceived by donation since 1990 will be able to request non-identifying information about …

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