Test Tube Babies

  • British 'test tube baby' pioneer Robert Edwards dies at 87 11-04-2013 06:01 AM

    London: Robert Edwards, the scientist known as the father of IVF for pioneering the development of "test tube babies" for couples unable to conceive naturally, died on Wednesday aged 87. The Briton, who won the Nobel medicine prize for his achievement in 2010, started developing in-vitro fertilization (IVF) in 1955...
  • IVF: Did India miss a medicine Nobel? 05-10-2010 06:28 PM

    New Delhi: Robert Edwards of Britain won the 2010 Nobel Prize in medicine for the development of in-vitro fertilization, a ground-breaking process that has helped many couples over the last two decades have children. While Edwards was working towards his dream - creating the world’s first in vitro fertilized or...
  • Test tube baby pioneer wins Nobel medicine prize 04-10-2010 03:24 PM

    Stockholm: Robert Edwards of Britain has won the 2010 Nobel Prize in medicine for the development of in-vitro fertilization, a breakthrough that has helped millions of infertile couples to have children. Edwards and Patrick Steptoe, who died in 1988, developed the IVF technique, in which egg cells are fertilised outside...
  • It's a tough life for India's first test tube baby 17-04-2008 09:34 AM

    New Delhi: Brendon McCullum, VVS Laxman and Sreesanth are the most valued names among several former Kochi Tuskers Kerala players to have been added to a trimmed 144-man list for the upcoming IPL auction in Bangalore on February 4. The IPL's Governing Council, after releasing a 183-man shortlist to the...
  • First test-tube baby becomes mom 13-01-2007 05:44 PM

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