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Test tube baby pioneer dies

Robert Edwards is considered the father of the technique which has helped five million babies to be born.

Last Modified: 11 Apr 2013 03:15
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The man known as one of the fathers of in-vitro fertilisation, Robert Edwards, has died.

Millions of babies have been born using the technique he pioneered back in the 1960s and '70s. But his groundbreaking work has not been without its critics.

Al Jazeera's Mereana Hond has more.

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