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Many viable IVF embryos not implanted due to mosaicism

A recent study has suggested that many embryos from IVF that are discarded due to chromosomal abnormalities have the potential […]

A Spotlight On: Polygenic Embryo Screening – Dr. Todd Lencz, Professor at the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research

Dr Todd Lencz is a Professor at the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research in Manhasset, New York. Lencz’s team were […]

Sequencing of adult cells provides insight into human embryogenesis

How the human embryo develops is a complex and unclear phenomenon. Scientists are faced with many challenges when it comes […]

How to: generate mouse-human chimeric embryos

A recent article published in Nature Protocols has detailed a breakthrough approach in generating mouse-human chimeric embryos with human pluripotent […]

First early human embryo structure

University of Exeter researchers have discovered a simple and efficient approach to recreate the early structures of the human embryo […]

Human-monkey embryos spark concern

Researchers have for the first time successfully grown monkey embryos containing human cells – causing widespread ethical debate. Harnessing pluripotent […]

Mouse embryos grown inside bottles form organs and limbs

Researchers in Israel have reported a new system, which includes rotating bottles filled with nutrients, that is able to keep […]

Researchers have generated the first complete model of the human embryo

Two research groups have now generated human blastocyst-like structures from cells in a dish. This valuable model provides hope of […]

Early immune response in developing embryos

Researchers have identified the earliest display of an innate immune response found in vertebrate animals to date. Embryogenesis Early embryogenesis […]

Setting the tempo for embryonic development

Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute have identified the clock that sets the speed of embryonic development. They have discovered […]