Medical frontier: Debating mitochondria replacement

Thursday 28 February 2013

The Office for Public Management (OPM), in partnership with Forster and Dialogue by Design, was commissioned by the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) to conduct a multi-method research and engagement project looking at the possible social and ethical issues relating to two techniques for the avoidance of mitochondrial disease: pronuclear transfer (PNT) and maternal spindle transfer (MST).