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Scientific Literature


D. Barlevy, I. Cenolli, T. Campbell, R. Furrer, M. Mukherjee, K. Kostick-Quenet, S. Carmi, T. Lencz, G. Lázaro-Muñoz, S. Pereira. Patient interest in and clinician reservations on polygenic embryo screening: a qualitative study of stakeholder perspectives. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics. 2024

M. Siermann, O. Valcke, J. R. Vermeesch, T. Raivio, O. Tšuiko, and P. Borry. "Are we not going too far?": Socio-ethical considerations of preimplantation genetic testing using polygenic risk scores according to healthcare professionals. Social Science & Medicine (2024).


W.M. Neuhausser, Y. Fouks, S.W. Lee. A. Macharia, I. Hyun, E.Y. Adashi, A.S. Penzias, M.R. Hacker, D. Sakkas, D. Vaughan. Acceptance of genetic editing and of whole genome sequencing of human embryos by patients with infertility before and after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Reproductive Biomedicine Online (2023)


M. Siermann, O. Valcke, J. R. Vermeesch, T. Raivio, O. Tšuiko, and P. Borry. Limitations, concerns and potential: attitudes of healthcare professionals toward preimplantation genetic testing using polygenic risk scores. European Journal of Human Genetics (2023)

Related: P. Makrythanasis, G. Kakourou, T. Mamas, C. Vrettou, and J, Traeger-Synodinos. Contributing to the on-going debate around the clinical application of preimplantation embryo selection based on polygenic risk scores (PGT-P). European Journal of Human Genetics (2023).

M. N. Meyer, T. Tan, D. J. Benjamin, D. Laibson, and P. Turley. Public views on polygenic screening of embryos. Science (2023).

K. Kamenova and H. Haidar. The First Baby Born After Polygenic Embryo Screening: Key Issues Through the Lens of Experts and Science Reporters. Voices in Bioethics (2022).

S. Pereira, S. Carmi, G. Lázaro-Muñoz, and T. Lencz. Polygenic embryo screening: four clinical considerations warrant further attention. Human Reproduction (2022).

M. Siermann, O. Tšuiko, J. R. Vermeesch, T. Raivio, and P. Borry. A review of normative documents on preimplantation genetic testing: Recommendations for PGT-P. Genetics in Medicine (2022).

M. Siermann, Z. Claesen, L. Pasquier, T. Raivio, O. Tšuiko, J. R. Vermeesch, and P. Borry. A systematic review of the views of healthcare professionals on the scope of preimplantation genetic testing. Journal of Community Genetics (2022).

T. Pagnaer, M. Siermann, P. Borry, and O. Tšuiko. Polygenic risk scoring of human embryos: a qualitative study of media coverage. BMC Medical Ethics (2021).

S. Zhang, R. A. Johnson, J. Novembre, E. Freeland, and D. Conley. Public attitudes toward genetic risk scoring in medicine and beyond. Social Science & Medicine (2021)

Commentaries by LifeView and Others

Commentaries by LifeView

L. C. A. M. Tellier, J. Eccles, N. R. Treff, L. Lello, S. Fishel, and S. Hsu. Embryo Screening for Polygenic Disease Risk: Recent Advances and Ethical Considerations. Genes (2021).

N. R. Treff. Polygenic risk scoring in the human embryo: reproductive genetics, final frontier? F&S Science. (2020)


N. Treff, D. Marin, L. Lello, S. Hsu, and L. C. A. M. Tellier. Preimplantation genetic testing for polygenic disease risk. Reproduction (2020).



C. B. Ogbunugafor and M. D. Edge. GATTACA as a lens of contemporary genetics: Marking 25 years into the film’s “not-too-distant” future. (2022)

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