NY Times - "F.D.A. Weighs Fertility Method That Raises Ethical Questions"

The Food and Drug Administration is weighing a fertility procedure that involves combining the genetic material of three people to make a baby free of certain defects.

 – February 25, 2014  –– 

"Every time we get a little closer to genetic tinkering to promote health — that’s exciting and scary," said Alan Copperman, MD, Clinical Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science, Director of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, and Vice-Chairman of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Learn more