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Human Fertilisation and Embryology

Part of Living Wage (Reporting) – in the House of Commons at 2:15 pm on 3rd February 2015.

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Photo of Angela Smith Angela Smith Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) 2:15 pm, 3rd February 2015

Does my hon. Friend agree that the fact is that any scientist would say that no technique is entirely safe but the risk in this case is very low indeed, and completely justifies the leap of faith she describes, which is in effect a further advance in the use of IVF technology—which itself was pioneered as a leap of faith in 1978?