Israeli Court Allows Family to Harvest Dead Daughter's Eggs

An Israeli family has received permission to extract and freeze the eggs of its 17-year-old daughter who died earlier this month in a car accident, according to the Israeli English-language website Haaretz. Chen Aida Ayash died on Aug. 3, 10 days after she'd been struck by a car, at Kfar Sava's Meir Hospital. Her parents donated her organs and obtained a court order to remove and freeze Chen's eggs. They'd initially requested that the eggs be fertilized with donated sperm, but judges declined...Full Story
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