20 Three-Parent Baby Mind-blowing Facts You Need to Know

Our latest list: 20 Three-Parent Baby Mind-blowing Facts You Need to Know. What would you think if we told you that two women and one man agree to give birth to a baby? Don’t get too excited guys. It may sound too good to be true to some of you, but it’s not as fun as you may think.

A three-parent baby refers to the human offspring that will be produced from the genetic material of one man and two women. Through an assisted reproductive technology, that is. The reproductive technologies used by scientists to produce three-parent babies, help women to overcome infertility.

The good news is that the first 3-parent-baby born in a clinical trial to treat infertility is already a reality. Intrigued? We are so without further ado, here follow 25 Three-Parent Baby Mindblowing Facts You Need to Know.

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Mother's Identity

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The mother of the boy is a 32-year-old Greek woman. Her name is Matina Karavokyri. 

14

This was her fifth attempt

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Mrs. Karavokyri had gone through four unsuccessful cycles of IVF ((in vitro fertilization treatment) already. The fifth was successful. We suspect that number five will be her new lucky number. 

 


13

She suffered from Endometriosis

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The mother of the newborn had also undergone two operations because of endometriosis. The pain endometriosis causes to women is often described as one of the very worst pains a human can endure

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No fear or stress

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Fear is only natural when you take a risk. However, that wasn’t the case for Mrs. Karavokyri. She didn’t feel any stress when she took this life-changing decision. She also stated in the interview that she’s now the happiest woman on earth. 


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The baby looks like his daddy

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During the interview, Mrs. Karavokyri added that the baby looks exactly like his daddy. Both parents said that they feel like they received the greatest gift in life. 

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