Human Embryos and Preimplantation Genetic Technologies

Written By E. Scott Sills
Human Embryos and Preimplantation Genetic Technologies
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 May 2019
  • ISBN : 0128167440
  • Pages : 222 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Human Embryos and Preimplantation Genetic Technologies

Human Embryos and Preimplantation Genetic Technologies
  • Author : E. Scott Sills,Gianpiero D. Palermo
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-05-01
  • Total pages : 222
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : Human Embryos and Preimplantation Genetic Technologies: Ethical, Social, and Public Policy Aspects presents the first holistic analysis of PGD and PGS as it is practiced and regulated worldwide. In addition to scientific and technical aspects, the book provides perspectives on the ethical, legal, religious, policy and social implications of global ...

Comparative Legal Frameworks for Pre Implantation Embryonic Genetic Interventions

Comparative Legal Frameworks for Pre Implantation Embryonic Genetic Interventions
  • Author : Pin Lean Lau
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-08-01
  • Total pages : 326
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : This book discusses the possibilities for the use of ​international human rights law ​(and specifically, international biomedical laws related to the protection of human rights and the human genome) to provide a guiding framework for the future regulation of genetic modifications applied to human embryos and other precursor materials, when ...

Regulating Pre implantation Genetic Diagnosis

Regulating Pre implantation Genetic Diagnosis
  • Author : Sheila McLean,Sarah Elliston
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : The successful achievement of pregnancies following pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) was first reported in April 1990. The technology is often used for patients who are at substantial risk of conceiving a pregnancy affected by a known genetic disorder, however from this technology other more controversial uses have arisen such as HLA ...

Handbook of New Genetic Diagnostic Technologies in Reproductive Medicine

Handbook of New Genetic Diagnostic Technologies in Reproductive Medicine
  • Author : Carlos Simón,Carmen Rubio
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-12-14
  • Total pages : 179
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : Different genetic diagnostic and treatment options are used worldwide to improve routine IVF procedures for the benefit of patients. This handbook updates the new genetic diagnostic technologies that have been translated to practice aiming to improve outcomes in the clinic and have a healthy baby at home. Chapters cover the ...

The Human Embryo Research Debates

The Human Embryo Research Debates
  • Author : Ronald M. Green
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2001-06-28
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : Research on the early human embryo has long been recognized as essential to progress in a host of biomedical areas from reproductive medicine to the treatment of pediatric cancers. Now, with the possibility of stem cell research and cell replacement therapies, embryo research holds out the promise of cures for ...

Regulating Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis in the United States

Regulating Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis in the United States
  • Author : M. Bayefsky,B. Jennings
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-01-20
  • Total pages : 113
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : Reproductive technology allows us to test embryos' genes before deciding whether to transfer them to a woman's uterus. Embryo selection raises many ethical questions but is virtually unregulated in the United States. This comprehensive study considers the ethical, medical, political, and economic aspects of developing appropriate regulation....

Practical Preimplantation Genetic Testing

Practical Preimplantation Genetic Testing
  • Author : Anver Kuliev,Svetlana Rechitsky,Joe Leigh Simpson
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-05-29
  • Total pages : 291
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : Fully revised and updated with the most current information, the third edition of this practical clinical text covers all aspects of the rapidly advancing field of preimplantation genetic testing (PGT). Although PGT has become an established procedure for genetics and assisted reproduction practices over the last decade, its wider application ...

EmbryoGenetics

EmbryoGenetics
  • Author : Simón Carlos,Rubio Carmen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-07-07
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : Dear Colleagues, The science of human genetics has advanced at an exponential pace since the double-helix structure of DNA was identified in 1953. Within only 25 years of that discovery, the first gene was sequenced. Subsequent efforts in the span of a few decades have brought advanced next-generation sequencing and new tools ...

Assisted Conception Research Ethics and Law

Assisted Conception  Research  Ethics and Law
  • Author : Jennifer Gunning
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-11-01
  • Total pages : 226
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : This title was first published in 2003. Assisted conception is an area where it often seems that all the ethical and legal issues have been covered and then technology advances and the discussions start all over again. The book is an anthology of papers presented during a project looking at thearaputic ...

Born and Made

Born and Made
  • Author : Sarah Franklin,Celia Roberts
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2006-10-30
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : Are new reproductive and genetic technologies racing ahead of a society that is unable to establish limits to their use? Have the "new genetics" outpaced our ability to control their future applications? This book examines the case of preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD), the procedure used to prevent serious genetic disease ...

Human Preimplantation Embryo Selection

Human Preimplantation Embryo Selection
  • Author : Jacques Cohen,Kay Elder
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2007-09-26
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : The most profound dilemma in assisted reproduction to date is the inability to recognize potentially viable embryos before their replacement into the reproductive tract. Application of increasingly advanced new technology has allowed the field of embryo evaluation to evolve rapidly and dramatically over the past five years. Human Preimplantation Embryo ...

Biotech Innovations and Fundamental Rights

Biotech Innovations and Fundamental Rights
  • Author : Roberto Bin,Sara Lorenzon,Nicola Lucchi
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-05-13
  • Total pages : 354
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : Biotechnology is a recognized research area that has increasingly advanced into new technologies and modern practices raising several legal, ethical and regulatory issues. The revolutionary speed of biotech innovations has had a significant impact on the protection of the rights of the individual. Fundamental rights provide a framework within which ...

Protocol Development for Analysis of the DMPK Repeat in Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis and the Investigation of Gene Expression in Human Oocytes and Blastocysts

Protocol Development for Analysis of the DMPK Repeat in Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis and the Investigation of Gene Expression in Human Oocytes and Blastocysts
  • Author : G. Kakourou
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : Myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1) is an autosomal dominant disorder caused by expansion of an unstable CTG repeat within the 3'UTR of the DMPK gene, which expands further in length during transmission from generation to generation. Prenatal diagnosis is available, although the decision for pregnancy termination can be difficult due to ...

Kin Gene Community

Kin  Gene  Community
  • Author : Daphna Birenbaum-Carmeli,Yoram S. Carmeli
  • Publisher : Berghahn Books
  • Release Date : 2010-07-30
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : Israel is the only country in the world that offers free fertility treatments to nearly any woman who requires medical assistance. It also has the world's highest per capita usage of in-vitro fertilization. Examining state policies and the application of reproductive technologies among Jewish Israelis, this volume explores the role ...

Emerging Topics in Reproduction

Emerging Topics in Reproduction
  • Author : Douglas T. Carrell,Catherine Racowsky,Peter N. Schlegel,Alan H. DeCherney
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-07-22
  • Total pages : 243
  • ISBN : 0128167440
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Summary : Previously known as Biennial Review of Infertility, the fifth installment in this series brings together the most current research and clinical evidence on male and female infertility, emerging assisted reproductive technologies (ART) and evolving controversies in reproductive medicine. In this latest volume, parts one and two discuss recent developments in ...