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12 October 2010

Baby born from 20 year old embryo

A 42-year-old woman has given birth to a baby boy from an embryo frozen for nearly 20 years, according to the scientific journal Fertility and Sterility.

A 42-year-old woman has given birth to a baby boy from an embryo frozen for nearly 20 years, according to the scientific journal Fertility and Sterility.

The embryo, frozen for 19 years and seven months, came from an anonymous couple that had donated it to the centre after they completed their own fertility treatments.

 
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