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  1. Doctors say egg bank may be five to ten years away

    Posted Aug 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Scarlett Chiang Chinese University team reveals a boy is the first birth from new procedure An egg bank may be established in five to ten years in Hong Kong, according to doctors who yesterday announced the birth of Hong Kong's first baby conceived f ...

  2. HK university facilitates successful birth from frozen eggs and sperm

    Posted Aug 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... OAKES LU Updated at 6.43pm: The Chinese University of Hong Kong has successfully used frozen eggs and sperm to conceive a baby, its obstetrics and gynaecology department announced on Friday. The department said this was a rare achievement. Internationally ...

  3. Plucky triplets are the centre of attention

    Posted May 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... Peter Michael When triplets Jasper, Sela and Carys were born 21/2 months premature, the odds of survival were stacked heavily against them. Weighing in at 1kg, 910 grams and 750 grams, the IVF trio faced a series of post-birth complications including lung ...

  4. Human egg bank is planned by Shanghai's only sperm bank

    Posted Apr 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter in Shanghai Ethical and technological issues must be solved before the centre can go ahead Shanghai's only sperm bank hopes to open an egg bank to help more infertile couples have children, but better technology is needed before the pl ...

  5. New winter record is cold comfort

    Posted Jan 26th 2004, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... Carrie Chan This winter is proving to be one of Hong Kong's coldest, with the record for the longest cold weather warning toppling yesterday. The Observatory said the record was broken at 6pm. The previous mark of 163 hours was set in March 2000. The ...

  6. Hong Kong egg bank feasible within a decade

    Posted Apr 17th 2006, 12:00am by Suzanne Harrison

    ... Suzanne Harrison After Hong Kong's first baby conceived from a thawed frozen egg was born in 2004, doctors predicted that an egg bank could be set up here within 10 years. The Chinese University, which had been working on freezing human eggs since 19 ...

  7. Calls for more penalties after embryo mix-up

    Posted Jul 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ng Yuk-hang yukhang.ng@scmp.com An embryo mix-up by a reproductive treatment centre has spurred calls for more penalties for clinics or hospitals in breach of the rules. Victory A.R.T. Laboratory kept its licence after two embryos were transferred into th ...

  8. Quotes of the Week

    Posted Mar 27th 2010, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo In a February 15, 2010, article, Mr Bowring nonetheless included these two men in a list of Asian political dynasties, which may have been understood by readers to infer that the younger Mr Lee did not achieve his position through merit. We w ...

  9. cloning

    Posted Nov 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Reading Comprehension Answer the following questions: 1. What is the first step of cloning? a. embryo is implanted into surrogate mother b. an electric charge c. the nucleus is inserted into an unfertilised egg d. the nucleus is extracted from a cell 2. W ...


    Posted Sep 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... On Style Special: Cocktails World, 8.30pm So you want to be the host with the most but feel overwhelmed by the very idea of entertaining? Don't get your cocktail napkins in a twist. On Style Special shows you how to plan the perfect cocktail party wi ...




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