TITLE

German legislation to protect embryos

AUTHOR(S)
Karcher, Helmut L.
PUB. DATE
August 1989
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);8/19/89, Vol. 299 Issue 6697, p476
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Embryo Protection Bill implemented in Germany. Emphasis on the control of fertilization and embryo transfer practices in the country; Guidelines relative to embryo transplantation and insemination; Criticisms of social democrats on the legality of the regulation.
ACCESSION #
4933086

 

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