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British woman will be allowed to use dead daughter’s eggs to conceive her own grandchild

BMJ 2016; 354 doi: (Published 15 September 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;354:i5012
  1. Clare Dyer
  1. The BMJ

A 60 year old British woman has been given the go-ahead to try to use her dead daughter’s frozen eggs to conceive her own grandchild.

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority has granted permission for the woman, referred to only as “M,” to take …

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