Lemberg Commentary in The New York Times

by David Lemberg MS DC on June 17, 2017

I am quoted in Babies from Skin Cells? Prospect Is Unsettling to Some Experts in the Tuesday, 5/16/2017, Health Section of The New York Times.

The article, by the long-time Times journalist Tamar Levin, discusses the possibility of creating sperm and egg cells from skin cells utilizing in vitro gametogenesis (IVG). IVG is a recently developed reproductive technology that has been used, at present, to create viable mice.

My commentary, referencing the warnings of the precautionary principle, appears at the bottom of the article.

Previously, I have been quoted in

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