First "test tube baby" born 1978
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In Vitro Fertilization 1974

The article appeared on July 16, 1974. A British physician, Dr. Douglas Bevis, gave a presentation on embryo implantation, work that had been going on in animals for some time. After his talk, during a question-and-answer session, he said that three test-tube human babies had already been born, and that he had ''learned about the births through exchanges with colleagues in 'chit-chat.' ''

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Points of View Reference Center Home: The First Test Tube Baby - 1978

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Lesley Brown has first test tube aby, Louise Brown. She was very healthy and a crier. Lesley Brown has second test tube baby in 1982, one of the 300 hundred since Louise.

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2007 Test tube makes lousy womb

In 2007, Tureo Fujii and his colleagues have invented a plastic chip-like incubator that nurtures early embryos like a real womb does

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Edwards and Steptoe

Robert Edwards and Patrick Steptoe pioneered in vitro fertilization (IVF), making the birth of the first "test-tube" baby possible in 1978.

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