Soviet scientists are the latest to try to produce a test-tube baby. Researchers in Moscow confirm the effort is under way. They have not specified how much progress has been made, but one expert remarked: "As with all such endeavors, the initial stage is the hardest."Skip to next paragraph
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He said Soviet scientists are less interested in "the sensation" of their endeavor than in implications for the study of human reproduction.
British doctors produced the first such baby in 1978.m