In vitro Fertilization
Part One — IVF: The Beginning of a Modern Human Reproduction Revolution
In In vitro Fertilization McTeer explains and examines the creation and first use of in vitro fertilization or IVF in humans. The chapter explains what in vitro entails, its original uses for cattle, and the case of Louise Brown, the first baby born using IVF. It also covers the ensuring UK Committee of Inquiry into Human Fertilization, Embryology and the 1982 Warnock Report, all of which worked to address the new era of assisted human reproduction.