Genetic embryo screening: Questions grow along with number of procedures

In the United States — though not in Britain—families also can use genetic testing to ensure they have children of a particular sex. Still, doctors say, expanded embryo screening probably is not a slippery slope toward designer babies, not only because the process is costly and difficult but because the number of embryos is limited and finding one that includes a number of desired traits would be very difficult.


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