John Collinge, a professor of neurology at University College London who was the study’s lead author, emphasized that the observational study focused on a small group of people who were unwittingly infected with Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) when they were given contaminated human-derived growth hormone as children

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Avoid IVF mix-ups. “Clinics are often working with several patients at once, and mistakes are made,” says Carme Nogués

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