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  7/19/2011, Tammuz 17, 5771

All Roads Lead to Israel for Vitro Babies


Israel’s tradition of a high Jewish birth rate, along with its success in hi-tech, have helped make it the vitro-baby capital of the world.

Approximately 30,000 vitro fertilization procedures take place annually in Israel, where four percent of Israeli babies are "vitro," four times the rate in the United States, The New York Times reports.