Difference between revisions of "Cuba"

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|Region=Latin America
 
|Region=Latin America
|Population=11,394,043
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|Population=11394043
|GDP=45,100
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|GDP=45100
|Eggs for assisted reproduction=?
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|Eggs for assisted reproduction=permitted
 
|Eggs for research=?
 
|Eggs for research=?
 
|Inheritable genetic modification=?
 
|Inheritable genetic modification=?
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|Sex selection=?
 
|Sex selection=?
 
|Surrogacy=?
 
|Surrogacy=?
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|Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development=
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|Council of Europe=
 
|1997 COE Biomedicine Convention=n/a
 
|1997 COE Biomedicine Convention=n/a
 
|1998 COE Cloning Convention=n/a
 
|1998 COE Cloning Convention=n/a
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|2005 UNESCO Sports Doping Convention=RATIFIED
 
|2005 UNESCO Sports Doping Convention=RATIFIED
 
|Treaty of Lisbon=n/a
 
|Treaty of Lisbon=n/a
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|Introduction=
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|Key laws and policies=
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|Foundational values=
 
|Prohibited practices=Reproductive cloning is prohibited.<ref name=cgs>[http://www.geneticsandsociety.org/article.php?id=304 CGS Summary of National Policies],updated Nov. 3, 2007, accessed May 22, 2008</ref>
 
|Prohibited practices=Reproductive cloning is prohibited.<ref name=cgs>[http://www.geneticsandsociety.org/article.php?id=304 CGS Summary of National Policies],updated Nov. 3, 2007, accessed May 22, 2008</ref>
|Permitted and regulated practices=Research cloning is permitted.<ref name=cgs/>
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|Permitted and regulated practices=ASSISTED REPRODUCTION
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* IVF is permitted, and practiced at a number of hospitals in Cuba.
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* Candidates should have two years of cohabitation, without contraception, and have been declared infertile.
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* Egg donation is possible, as is diagnostic PGD.
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(NB. practices were reported as 'expanding' in March 2014 to include the above, see http://www.cubacontemporanea.com/noticias/expanden-servicios-de-fertilizacion-vitro-en-cuba (in Spanish))
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CLONING
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Research cloning is permitted.<ref name=cgs/>
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== References ==
 
== References ==
 
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Revision as of 06:07, 15 November 2014

Cuba
Cuba-flag.gif
Information
Region Latin America
Population 11394043
GDP (millions USD) 45100
National Policies
Eggs for assisted reproduction permitted
Eggs for research ?
Inheritable genetic modification ?
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis ?
Reproductive cloning PROHIBITED
Research cloning regulated
Sex selection ?
Surrogacy ?
International Agreements
2005 UN Cloning Vote no
2005 UNESCO Sports Doping Convention RATIFIED



Prohibited practices

Reproductive cloning is prohibited.[1]

Permitted and regulated practices

ASSISTED REPRODUCTION

  • IVF is permitted, and practiced at a number of hospitals in Cuba.
  • Candidates should have two years of cohabitation, without contraception, and have been declared infertile.
  • Egg donation is possible, as is diagnostic PGD.

(NB. practices were reported as 'expanding' in March 2014 to include the above, see http://www.cubacontemporanea.com/noticias/expanden-servicios-de-fertilizacion-vitro-en-cuba (in Spanish))

CLONING Research cloning is permitted.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 CGS Summary of National Policies,updated Nov. 3, 2007, accessed May 22, 2008