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Indian government gives green light to import frozen embryos

BMJ 2014; 348 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.g403 (Published 21 January 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;348:g403
  1. Meera Kay
  1. 1Bangalore

India has changed its trade laws to allow the import of frozen human embryos for artificial reproductive treatments. The decision will allow infertile couples living outside the country to take advantage of inexpensive treatments available in India, including surrogacy.

In a recent notification the Central Board of Excise & Customs endorsed …

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