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Ibuprofen during pregnancy: potential cause of low fertility in women?

12 February 2018

After studying the effects of ibuprofen on male fertility[1] and male human foetuses[2], scientists at Inserm (Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche...

Pope Francis denounces "subtle attacks on life"

23 January 2018

During his New Year address to the diplomatic corps accredited to the Holy See, Pope Francis warned against "subtle" attacks on the right to life and...

Sperm used as chemotherapy carriers

05 January 2018

German scientists at the Leibniz Institute are experimenting with the use of sperm to treat female reproductive tract cancers. In vitro, they placed bovine...

Amnioinfusion—experimental foetal therapy, which must be investigated in clinical trials

27 December 2017

In an article published in the journal Obstetrics & Gynaecology, bioethics and medical experts express their desire for a more in-depth investigation into...


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