Payment to egg donors is to be tripled to remedy shortage

Dyer, Clare
October 2011
BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;10/29/2011, Vol. 343 Issue 7829, p867
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the decision of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) of Great Britain to pay 750 pounds to women donating their eggs for infertility treatment.


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