A childless couple has agreed for a test tube baby programme. List only the basic steps the procedure would invole to conceive the baby. (2 marks)
(i) 1 ova from the wife/donor (female) and sperms from husband/donor (male) are collected and
are induced to form zygote in the conditions of laboratory.
(ii) Embryo transfer. The zygote or early embryos (with upto 8 blastomeres) are then transferred
into the fallopian tube (ZIFT) and embryos with more than 8 blastmeres, into the uterus (IUT)
for its further development.