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Woman in embryo mix-up gives birth to boy – CNN.com

Posted in Uncategorized by T.Salami on September 26, 2009

This story challenges the traditional concept of the ‘biological mother’. Is the biological mother the person who gives birth or the person with the related genes?

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However, this problem of the “biological mother” exists because I have coalesced in the term “biological mother” two other related terms namely: the birth mum and the genetic mother. Before the current strides in genetics, it had been always that the biological mother meant your birth mother and genetic mother.

But as human society leaps forward many assumed and foundational parts of it will be challenged. Evidently, one such casualty is the term: “biological mother”


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