IVF: Moral questions still arise 40 years later

Posted: May 5, 2018 at 2:43 a.m.

Rabbi Avrohom Friedlander, chief chaplain at Maimonides Medical Center, checks a seal on a nitrogen tank containing frozen eggs and embryos at Genesis Fertility in Brooklyn, N.Y.. “There are a lot of lives in here,” he said.

BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Esther Friedman held the Book of Psalms with both hands as she peered over her glasses at the fertility lab monitor. There were eight beautiful round eggs, retrieved from a young woman earlier that day.

Rosalie Mullane, Regan Mullane and Rocco Mullane stand for a portrait during the Boston IVF Baby Bowl at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass.

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