The Briton, who won the Nobel medicine prize for his achievement in 2010, started developing in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) in 1955 - work that culminated in 1978 in the birth of Louise Brown, the first so-called test tube baby.
What does TTB stand for?
TTB stands for Test Tube Baby
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London, June 21 ( ANI ): The British woman who gave birth to the world's first test tube baby has died.
TURKIYE ------- NUMBER OF TEST TUBE BABIES EXCEED 50,000 Test tube baby practice is the hope of families pining for baby.
The world's first test tube baby said on Monday she was "delighted" that Robert Edwards, the pioneering scientist who made her birth possible, has been awarded the Nobel Prize, in a joint statement with her mother Lesley, said: "It's fantastic news, me and mum are so glad that one of the pioneers of IVF, the IVF clinic which Edwards founded, said: " Bob Edwards, the clinic's medical director, said that on first meeting Edwards in 1983 he had been "immediately impressed with his passion and enthusiasm" for his work, as well as his insistence on high standards.
A reproductive biologist of international repute, he will always be remembered for his diverse contributions ranging from the role of the neuro-endocrine system in reproduction, developing the means of administering hormones via the nasal route and spearheading the team that produced India's first test tube baby at the ICMR's Institute for Research in Reproduction and the KEM Hospital, Mumbai, in 1986.
LAHORE, May 31, 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- Test Tube Baby within legitimate couple (husband and wife) is permissible in Islam.
He looks a little like a test tube baby whose test tube grew with him.
Byline: By Paul McMillan Dying teenager Martin Black and fiancee Susan Smith hope their love will live on in a test tube baby.