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Robert Edwards, the scientist known as the father of in-vitro fertilization, died at the age of 87 on Wednesday.
A fundamental new discovery about how nerve cells in the brain store and release tiny sacs filled with chemicals may radically alter the way scientists think about neurotransmission – the electrical signaling in the brain that enables everything from the way we move, to how we remember and sense the world.
FAIRFAX, Va., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Few people alive today can recount the extraordinary struggles that Drs.
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Geoffrey Sher of the Sher Institute for Reproductive Medicine (SIRM) applauded the selection of Britain's Robert Edwards, recipient of this year's Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine.
Britain's Robert Edwards, the "father of the test tube baby," won the 2010 Nobel Prize for Medicine on Monday for his work on in-vitro fertilization.
Thirty-two years ago today, the world's first baby was born after in vitro fertilisation.
By Madeleine Brindley; Katie Bodinger THE DAD of a teenager who has had a life-saving kidney transplant after waiting two and a half years has spoken of his joy. Robert Edwards, 13, is recovering "remarkably well" after his operation last month, his dad Paul says.
By JANICE BARKER ONE YEAR ago today Mr. Patrick Steptoe, his partner Dr. Robert Edwards, and a crying newly-born baby had the eyes of the world focussed upon them. The birth of the world's first lest-tube baby, Louise Brown, dominated newspapers. TV and radio.
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