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Sir Robert G. Edwards 1925-2013  (Art.-No.: 28784 ) 
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signed card, 2x5 inch 
 
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English physiologist and pioneer in reproductive medicine, and in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) in particular. Along with the surgeon Patrick Steptoe, Edwards successfully pioneered conception through IVF, which led to the birth of Louise Brown on 25 July 1978. They founded the first IVF program for infertile patients and trained other scientists in their techniques. Edwards was the founding editor-in-chief of Human Reproduction in 1986. In 2010, Edwards was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 'for the development of in vitro fertilization' 
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Sir Robert G. Edwards 1925-2013