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Ovary Grafts Onto Forearms Produce Eggs

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

Some women wear their heart on their sleeve. And others may keep something a little more exotic there.

New York scientists say they’ve enabled two infertile women to produce eggs by grafting their ovary tissue under the skin of their forearms. Radiation for cervical cancer had made one woman, aged 35, sterile, and surgery for benign ovarian cysts resulted in sterility for the second woman, 37.