Clinic Error causes IVF Baby to be Born with Cystic Fibrosis

A fertility clinic’s failure to ensure proper screening has resulted in an IVF baby being born with cystic fibrosis—an inherited disorder in which the lungs, digestive system, and other organs are severely affected. This is the most serious of 540 other blunders made by IVF clinics in the UK this year.   How did this happen? Normally before an IVF cycle the parents are screened for genetic problems to avoid… Read More