The European Court lifted the Italian ban on pre-implantation diagnostics (PGD). As such the Court accepted PGD as a generally accepted means for medically assisted procreation, which mayhaveconsequences for other member states prohibiting PGD.

European Court, embryonic screening, human right
Journal of Family and Reproductive Health
Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management (ESHPM)

den Exter, A.P. (2012). Embryonic Screening as A European Human Right. Journal of Family and Reproductive Health, 6(4), 143–144. Retrieved from