Italian health minister & PGD

Politics & PGD.
Italian minister in troubleCalls for his resignation abound after stem cell transplant announcement.
Politicians and scientists in Italy are calling for the resignation of health minister Girolamo Sirchia this week, over a contentious law on assisted reproduction.

While reporting on the “historic outcome” at a press conference, Sirchia did not mention that the twin brothers were designer babies, born healthy thanks to preimplantation screening and assisted reproduction carried out at a fertility center in Istanbul, Turkey.

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