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Embryo technology

Embryo technology refers to the manipulation of mammalian embryos, for example, cloning, embryo splitting, in vitro... Read More


Definition noun, plural: embryos (zoology) A multicellular organism that primarily undergoes extensive and rapid growth and... Read More


Definition noun The process of creating an exact copy of a biological unit (e.g. a DNA sequence, cell, or organism) from... Read More

Gene Family Found to Play Key Role in Early Stages of Development

Scientists have identified a gene family that plays a key role in one of the earliest stages of development in which an... Read More

New Test Can Detect Both Genetic And Chromosomal Abnormalities In Embryos

One-step screening for both genetic and chromosomal abnormalities has come a stage closer as scientists announced that an... Read More

Parental chromosomes are together but still apart at first mitosis

A recent finding by a team of researchers from European Molecular Biology Laboratory on the parental chromosomes during the... Read More

Manipulating the Mouse Embryo: A Laboratory Manual

 Manipulating the Mouse Embryo: A Laboratory Manual      ... Read More

Embryonic, Fetal, and Post-natal Animal-Human Mixtures: An Ethical Discussion

COMMENTARY by The Scottish Council on Human Bioethics (Editor's Note: On September 1, 2005, the Scottish Council on Human... Read More

US woman gives birth to baby from world’s first frozen donor egg bank

Cryo eggs international is world's first frozen egg bank (Lexington, Kentucky, USA, 1/2/06) Wendy and Jared Kennedy are... Read More

World’s First Cloned Transgenic Goats Born

By SARAH SUE GOLDSMITH, LSU News Service BATON ROUGE -- The world's first cloned transgenic goats have been born as part... Read More

DNA gene chips and novel software used to describe kidney development

The step-by-step development of a mammalian kidney, from its early beginnings in the embryo to its adult role as a vital... Read More

Long-term effects of embryo culture on behavior studied

PHILADELPHIA – According to scientists at the University of Pennsylvania, culturing mouse embryos under suboptimal... Read More

Finding the Human in Christian Bioethics

Amy Laura Hall, Ph.D. Is this indeed love, to want to find it outside oneself? I thought that this is love, to bring love... Read More

Monozygotic twins

Monozygotic Twins Definition Monozygotic twins are twins that developed from a single zygote. Etymologically, the term is... Read More

Cryobiology of Rat Embryos II: A Theoretical Model for the Development of Interrupted Slow Freezing Procedures

Jun Liua, Erik J. Woodsa, Yuksel Agcaa,b, Elizabeth S. Critserc and John K. Critser,a,b a Cryobiology Research Institute,... Read More

Babies Born After Freeze-Thawing Embryos Do Just As Well Regardless Of Whether They Were Created Via ICSI Or Standard IVF

Analysis of the longest running ICSI programme in the United States has found reassuring evidence that babies born from... Read More

Procedure allows women to freeze eggs to preserve future fertility

New Haven, Conn. Researchers at the Yale Fertility Center are now offering a cutting edge reproductive procedure called... Read More

Salk scientists get to the root of plant cell fate

La Jolla, CA — When Robert Burns compared his love to a red, red rose, he definitely wasn't referring to a topless mutant.... Read More

Changes to embryos can elicit change in adult fish

Researchers uncover genetic foundation of fish jaws Photo of the lower jaw system of Chilotilapia rhoadesii showing how... Read More

How to Be a Christian in a Brave New World

 How to Be a Christian in a Brave New World      ... Read More

Making A Face: A New And Earlier Marker Of Neural Crest Development

The fate of cells that go on to form the face, skull and nerve centers of the head and neck in vertebrates is determined... Read More

Bioethicists Call For Public Debates On Future Uses Of Stem Cells

July 2, 2009 — More than 40 scientists, bioethicists, lawyers and science journal editors are calling on... Read More

At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity

At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity  ... Read More

World first: Scientists succeed in cloning human embryos from eggs matured in the lab

Copenhagen, Denmark: Scientists in Belgium have discovered how to clone human embryos from eggs that have been matured in... Read More


Definition noun (1) A form of nourishing substance that is consumed (2) A substance that provides nourishment (3) A source... Read More

Memory in receptor–ligand-mediated cell adhesion

Memory in receptor–ligand-mediated cell adhesion Veronika I. Zarnitsyna*, Jun Huang*, Fang Zhang*, Yuan-Hung Chien,... Read More

Most Fertility Clinic Web Sites Do Not Conform to Ad Guidelines

The majority of fertility clinic Web sites do not adhere to their own association's advertising guidelines, according to a... Read More


Fragmentation Definition What is fragmentation? In general, fragmentation refers to the state or the process of breaking... Read More

Cleveland researchers use natural and artificial sheaths to mend traumatic bone loss

Inside, the body's own stem cells switched on to close gap A husband and wife research team has found a way to use the... Read More