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'NHS charges market rates for IVF'

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A professor of fertility studies at Imperial College London has told the Independent newspaper of the "scandalous exploitation" of people trying for an IVF baby.

Professor Robert Winston explains why he thinks the market is driven by greed on the part of the clinics and desperation on the part of the would-be parents.

And Professor Alison Murdoch, head of Newcastle Fertility Centre, gives her reaction.


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