Innogen · News · March 16, 2008

Sperm donors ‘eager’ to meet their children

Innogen research is reported in the Sunday Herald.

 


Former Innogen student Jennifer Speirs completed a doctoral thesis entitled 'Secretly connected? Anonymous semen donation, genetics and meanings of kinship' where she investigated the issues surrounding anonymous semen donation and its impact on future generations. Some of her findings were recently reported in the Herald, in an article by Kate Smith, 'Sperm donors ‘eager’ to meet their children' 15.03.08


Jennifer has also had articles published in the spring 2008 issue of the ESRC Edge magazine and the March 2008 edition of ESRC Genomics Network newsletter.


 For further information about this area of research, please contact Jennifer Speirs.