The HFEA has published the results of their consultation seeking the public's view on mitochondrial replacement today and advised the Secretary of State for Health of the broad public support for this technique.
The Government has decided that it will not transfer the regulatory bodies' functions to the CQC and HRA but will review how they are working together and give further consideration to a merger.
Today the Human Fertility and Embryology Authority has launched a public consultation to gather views about the social and ethical impact of making mitochondria transfer techniques available to patients
The Nuffield Council on Bioethics have published the findings of their ethical review of novel techniques for the prevention of mitochondrial DNA disorders.
We’ve put together a joint response to the Nuffield Council of Bioethics’ enquiry into the ethics of techniques to prevent mitochondrial disease.