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Couple is given go-ahead to use embryo selection to help existing child

BMJ 2006; 332 doi: (Published 11 May 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;332:1114
  1. Clare Dyer, legal correspondent
  1. BMJ

    The UK Human Fertilisation and Embryology has given permission for a couple to try to create a “saviour sibling” to help their seriously ill daughter.

    Catherine and Charlie Mariethoz, from Leicester, were given the go-ahead to try for a …

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