IVF Creator Robert Edwards Dies at Age 87


Sir Robert Edwards developed the technique of in vitro fertilisation with Dr Patrick Steptoe, resulting in the birth of Louise Brown, the first test tube baby. Sir Robert Edwards, whose pioneering IVF technique has helped bring more than 4 million children into the world, has died aged 87. He passed away peacefully in his sleep on 10 April 2013 after a long illness

May his soul rest in peace…amen!