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'Three-parent baby' technology warrants ongoing discussion

Researchers have urged further deliberation by health authorities prior to the introduction of a potentially life-saving IVF treatment that replaces mutated mitochondrial DNA with donor material. In an article published...

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'Three-parent baby' technology warrants ongoing discussion

Researchers have urged further deliberation by health authorities prior to the introduction of a potentially life-saving IVF treatment that replaces mutated mitochondrial DNA with donor material. In an article published...

Damian Dowling and Florencia Camus

It's in our genes: why women outlive men

Scientists are beginning to understand one of life's enduring mysteries - why women live, on average, longer than men. Published today in Current Biology, research led by Monash University describes...

Research
Damian Dowling and Florencia Camus

It's in our genes: why women outlive men

Scientists are beginning to understand one of life's enduring mysteries - why women live, on average, longer than men. Published today in Current Biology, research led by Monash University describes...

Research
Dr Damian Dowling

Sexual healing? Not likely

A new study shows the production of sperm is more biologically taxing than previously thought, and expending energy on it has significant health implications. In research published in PLoS ONE,...

Dr Damian Dowling

Sexual healing? Not likely

A new study shows the production of sperm is more biologically taxing than previously thought, and expending energy on it has significant health implications. In research published in PLoS ONE,...

Dr Damian Dowling

Crickets show path to chirpier sperm

New research suggests that men are what they eat, at least when it comes to reproductive health. In a study published today in the prestigious journal Ecology Letters, researchers from...

Dr Damian Dowling

Crickets show path to chirpier sperm

New research suggests that men are what they eat, at least when it comes to reproductive health. In a study published today in the prestigious journal Ecology Letters, researchers from...