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Baby is born in Japan after ovary experiment

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A new technique that coaxes an infertile woman's ovaries into producing eggs again has resulted in the birth of a baby in Japan, international scientists said Monday.  

Aaron Hsueh, PhD, professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Stanford University, developed a technique that can induce the ovaries of infertile women to make eggs.

A second woman has also become pregnant using the same method, according to the study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a peer-reviewed US journal.

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