New conceptions: a consumer's guide to the newest infertility treatments, including in vitro fertilization, articifial insemination, and surrogate motherhood

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Ballantine, Aug 12, 1985 - Family & Relationships - 330 pages
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Explores the medical, emotional, and legal ramifications of the diverse infertility treatments

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Contents

INTRODUCING THE NEW CONCEPTIONS
1
HAZARDS TO FERTILITY
16
INVESTIGATING AND ENHANCING YOUR
32
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About the author (1985)

Lori Andrews is a nationally renowned expert on law and genetics, called in by governments and professional groups ranging from the emirate of Dubai to the French National Assembly, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to the College of American Pathologists. When the federal government undertook the $3 billion Human Genome Project, she was chosen to chair the federal advisory committee dealing with the legal, ethical, and social implications of the project. Andrews is a tenured professor of law at Chicago-Kent College of Law and directs the Institute for Science, Law and Technology at the Illinois Institute of Technology. The" National Law Journal "listed her one of the 100 Most Influential Lawyers in America. Andrews is the author of ten acclaimed nonfiction titles, including" Body Bazaar "and" The Clone Age." This is her second novel. She lives in Chicago. Visit her online at www.loriandrews.com.

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