Can We Turn Stem Cells Into Eggs?  

Northeastern University biologist Jonathan Tilly is certain he’s found egg-making stem cells in adult mice. If he’s right, it would refute decades-old work that showed female mammals finish making all their eggs before or shortly after birth. This might make it possible to grow new eggs inside the ovaries of older… »11/09/15 3:15pm11/09/15 3:15pm


Have Scientists Finally Figured Out How to Turn Off Our Biological Clock?

If your first period signals the official "start" of your usefulness as a baby vessel, then menopause is the long, slow death wail of your fertility. No matter how much money you throw at your uterus, if your ovaries go menopausal it's all systems no on mission pregnancy. Or, at least, it used to be. Everything might… »7/05/12 11:30am7/05/12 11:30am