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Press releases and statements

HFEA press releases and statements

Latest HFEA press releases and statements


28.11.16
HFEA statement on fertility treatment 'add-ons'
Read our official response to BBC Panorama regarding fertility treatment add-ons.
8.11.16
HFEA Zika Virus guidance - November 2016 update
Update about the Zika virus means fertility clinics should be extra vigilant when considering people for fertility treatment or gamete donation.
7.11.16
UK reaches 250,000 IVF baby milestone
UK reaches 250,000 IVF baby milestone as Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority celebrates 25th anniversary
1.11.16
How we are marking National Fertility Awareness Week
We are supporting Fertility Network UK's National Fertility Awareness Week which runs from 31 October to 6 November.
6.10.16
New HFEA report indicates more needs to be done to reduce incidents in fertility clinics
Incidents in fertility clinics are rare - they occur in less than one percent of the treatments performed in the UK fertility clinics – but each incident is one too many.
27.9.16
Statement on the first baby born from mitochondrial donation
15.9.16
Sally Cheshire is reappointed as HFEA Chair until 2020
We are pleased to announce that Sally Cheshire has been reappointed as our Chair for a further three years from 1 April 2017.
9.9.16
HFEA Statement regarding the Statutory Approvals Committee decision in the M Case
22.8.16
Tell us what you think of our beta website
We are pleased to announce that we have launched the beta (draft) version of our new HFEA website to the public and it is aimed at people like you – fertility patients.
15.8.16
Updated information on the Zika virus
Update about the Zika virus means fertility clinics should be extra vigilant when considering people for fertility treatment or gamete donation.

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