Published in Patient Care Law Weekly, July 16th, 2006
The technique involves analyzing the first polar body, a small membrane-bound cellular structure that is expelled from the mature egg (oocyte) before fertilization, and which mirrors the chromosomal status of the egg.
Dr. Anna Pia Ferraretti told the 22nd annual conference of the European Society of Human Reproduction that, since the change in the Italian law in 2004, doctors were banned from discarding...
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