A New Way to Make a Baby? Creating Sperm in the Lab

Wednesday, July 08, 2009

Scientists in the U.K. claim that for the first time they've created human sperm from embryonic stem cells. While the advance is a huge scientific leap that could allow infertile men to have children, it also raises ethical concerns. For more on this new step in reproductive biology, The Takeaway turns to Clive Cookson, Science Editor for the Financial Times.


Clive Cookson

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