Difference between revisions of "Saudi Arabia"

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However, ART is addressed in Saudi Arabia under the regulation of IVF Units, Embryos, and Infertility Management No 2870/1/12.  
 
However, ART is addressed in Saudi Arabia under the regulation of IVF Units, Embryos, and Infertility Management No 2870/1/12.  
  
IVF Units are required to adhere to Islamic Fatwas.
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IVF Units are required to adhere to Islamic fatwas.
 
|Foundational values=
 
|Foundational values=
 
|Prohibited practices=* Surrogacy
 
|Prohibited practices=* Surrogacy
 
* Egg donation
 
* Egg donation
 
* Sperm donation
 
* Sperm donation
* Post-humous use of gametes
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* Posthumous use of gametes
* Embryo Experimentation
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* Embryo experimentation
 
|Permitted and regulated practices=* Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis is permitted for gene therapy.
 
|Permitted and regulated practices=* Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis is permitted for gene therapy.
* Preservation of embryos permitted with consent of the couple.
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* Preservation of embryos is permitted with consent of the couple.
 
|Regulatory activities=
 
|Regulatory activities=
 
|Accountability and governance=
 
|Accountability and governance=
 
|History=
 
|History=
 
|External links=See:  
 
|External links=See:  
* Assisted reproduction in Saudi Arabia, available at http://www.kau.edu.sa/Files/140/Researches/59099_29447.pdf (accessed 23 February 2015)
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* Assisted reproduction in Saudi Arabia, available at http://www.kau.edu.sa/Files/140/Researches/59099_29447.pdf, (accessed 23 February 2015).
  
* United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, Cairo Office, ‘Ethics and the Law in Biomedicine and Genetics: An Overview of National Regulations in the Arab States’, 2011. (Available at http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0021/002152/215207E.pdf, accessed 22 February 2015)
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* United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, Cairo Office, "Ethics and the Law in Biomedicine and Genetics: An Overview of National Regulations in the Arab States," 2011, available at http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0021/002152/215207E.pdf, (accessed 22 February 2015).
 
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