The Academy Research Projects are major long-term infrastructural projects or research facilities, intended to produce works of scholarship.
IVF History Project
To explore the history of in vitro fertilisation techniques using archival and interview sources
Project Director: Professor Sarah Franklin
The project has three aims:
- To conduct interviews with key scientists, journalist and policy makers involved in the clinical translation of human IVF in the postwar period in the UK
- To find, deposit and catalogue archival material relevant to this period
- To produce an interdisciplinary account of IVF as a case study in biomedical translation
More information can be found on the Reproductive Sociology Research Group website.