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Robert Edwards (1925-2013)

A memorial service for Bob Edwards was held last weekend at Bourn Hall, near Cambridge, England. That is the Jacobean mansion house where he founded the world’s first in vitro clinic for fertility treatment (IVF) with Patrick Steptoe in 1980. … Continue reading

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Angels or Devils?

Ever had the experience that something, or someone, you thought you understood turned out quite differently? Well, it happens all the time in science and medicine too. Last week, a drug abandoned for Alzheimer disease was reported by Harvard researchers … Continue reading

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