New regulations governing the use of in vitro fertilisation (IVF) in Bahrain have been approved in principle by the Shura Council.
Members yesterday (May 31) voted in favour of a new IVF law, which was originally proposed by parli
Belgian doctors have developed a low-cost version of test-tube baby technology for use in developing countries, where sophisticated Western systems are unaffordable for most couples.
The researchers said on Mon
Robert Edwards, a British Nobel prize-winning scientist known as the father of in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) for pioneering the development of "test tube babies", died on Wednesday aged 87 after a long illness, his uni
The Dubai Gynecology and Fertility Centre (DGFC), a highly specialised centre of the Dubai health Authority (DHA), will sponsor fertility treatments needed by Emirati couples who are facing infertility problems.
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About 15,000 new-born babies at two of Bahrain's main hospitals will be screened for genetic and metabolic disorders within the next two years, said a senior official.
Led by diagnostic services managing director Dr Jamal Golbahar of n
Twin Bahraini boys are the first babies to be born through the Bahrain Specialist Hospital's (BSH) In-Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) programme.
Faris and Saif Yacoob were born on October 15 at the hospital in Juffair.
Faris weighed in a