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18 March 2010

Fury over human egg raffle

An American infertility clinic seeking business in Britain has prompted fierce criticism by offering free eggs from a US woman to a participant in a promotional London seminar.

An American infertility clinic seeking business in Britain prompted fierce criticism by offering free eggs from a US woman to one participant in a promotional seminar in London on Wednesday.

The rule limits the number of donors and makes it very difficult for infertile women to obtain eggs in the UK and much of Europe.

 
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