IVF treats embryos as expendable, bioethicist says, reacting to British story [CNA]

New York City, N.Y., Jun 17, 2009 / 05:19 pm (CNA).- Two years ago, a British couple using in vitro fertilization discovered that their frozen embryo was accidently implanted in another woman, who later aborted the child. Commenting on the story, a Catholic bioethicist explained to CNA that in vitro fertilization violates the Church’s teaching on the equal value of all life.feedads.g.doubleclick.net/~a/nZ2-0biysZe_xNEISw104yaUFEI/0/di
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That is so sad for that couple. Unfortunately, this kind of thing happens when the murder of unborn children is permitted and life is not valued as highly as it should be.

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