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Father of IVF wins Nobel Prize in Medicine

October 4, 2010Carole 1 Comment »

The Nobel Prize committee announced today that 85 year old British scientist Robert G. Edwards, PhD was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology for pioneering human in vitro fertilization lab techniques that culminated in the birth of Louise Brown, the world’s first IVF baby.  Robert Edwards partnered with gynecologist, Patrick Steptoe, MD to bring his […]

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