The probability of a woman conceiving naturally after the age of 45 drops to 5 per cent, or close to zero after 50. Photo: Reuters

Fertile at 50? Egg-making stem cells found in ovaries of adult mammals suggest older women may yet see natural pregnancies

Chinese scientists in Yunnan province detect oocyte stem cells in living mammal for first time, spurring theory the cells could somehow be ‘revived’ to facilitate childbirth for middle-aged women

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The probability of a woman conceiving naturally after the age of 45 drops to 5 per cent, or close to zero after 50. Photo: Reuters
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