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UK – Infertile women can use facial recognition software to find lookalike egg donors

Source The Sun

Selfie service computers use facial recognition software to study 100 points on each face to ensure a close likeness and increase chance of the child looking like the egg-recipient mum.

INFERTILE women can now use facial recognition software to find lookalike egg donors.

The selfie service increases the chance of the child looking like the recipient mum.

Spanish firm Ovobank, which has eggs from more than 4,000 donors, says its computers examine 100 points on each face to ensure a close likeness.

Alberto Lale, from the company, said: “Most people, when they choose egg donation for their treatment, would like their children to resemble them as much as possible.

“It’s better to do it through an objective process, a mathematical algorithm, rather than a human.

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