International Egg-Sharing May Benefit Infertile Couples

Boon Chin Heng
February 2006
Fertility Weekly;2/20/2006, p4
Academic Journal
The article cites a study on the role of international egg-sharing on infertile couple. To make fertility treatment affordable to childless couple from poor countries, researchers presents the concept of international egg-sharing to solve the situation. This egg sharing determines that the potential egg-sharers come from less economically-developed countries that are in need of financial subsidies for sub-fertile couple. The move addresses the shortage of donor oocytes.


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