Inside the lab creating human eggs from scratch

“In a 50 year timeframe this could become the default way that people choose to have children.”
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In vitro gametogenesis (IVG): It might sound like science fiction, but someday, we may be able to convert human skin cells into viable human egg and sperm cells.

This technology would allow for same-sex couples and those struggling with infertility to have biological children of their own. 

But here’s the catch: So far, IVG only has been successfully performed in mice. However, a fast-moving startup in Berkeley, California is on the road to making it a reality. 

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