London Fertility Clinic Announces ‘Human Egg Lottery’ As IVF Promotion
March 14, 2010
The Genetics & IVF Institute (GIVF) is an IVF clinic that uses specific profiling, such as race, health, and educational background of the donor, when offering the egg.
They are also charge £13,000 for an egg and treatments in the US.
The clinic takes advantage of American law, which allows women to be paid $10,000 per egg given, which is illegal in the UK.
The company profiles donors; overweight woman and smokers are rejected immediately, as are women who are deigned too unattractive.
All women must also have university degrees.
The raffle, which will be held by the company on Wednesday, is already attracting a great deal of attention all over the country.