Experts from Newcastle University have developed a technology that allows women with inherited disorders of mitochondrial DNA to give birth to a healthy baby. Up to 50 genetic diseases can be avoided by the new method. In conventional "conception" will take part in three biological parents.
For the formation of healthy zygote will need two eggs (mitochondrial DNA from one main from the other) and the sperm of the father.
For the first time such a practice plan to implement in the UK. Today it is the only hope for the deliverance of the unborn child from hereditary diseases associated with impaired work of mitochondria. Note, the technology already interested American scientists in the coming years there may take up to 770 of such artificial insemination procedures.