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Articles related to embryology

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Feature: Brave New Embryology
New technologies are being developed to improve fertility, but the effects on the embryo are uncertain.
Browse: Embryonic Editing Speeds Up Gene Studies
Browse: Growing a Human Heart, One Embryonic Cell at a Time Browse: Frozen Embryos Beat Fresh Ones for IVF
Expert Opinion: Second Genetically Modified Human Embryos Created
A second case of gene editing of human embryos has attempted to introduce resistance to HIV infection, but only four of the 26 embryos were modified successfully.
Quandary: Ethics for an Edited Embryo
Editing of a gene in a human embryo may have ticked some regulatory boxes but this does not address some huge ethical issues.
Online Feature: Your first hug: how the early embryo changes shape
Video showing how the early embryo changes shape will help selection of embryos for IVF.
Online Feature: Why so many domesticated mammals have floppy ears
Take a look at several domesticated mammal species and you might spot a number of similarities between them, including those cute floppy ears.