SO ARE WE PUSHING TECHNOLOGY OUT OF THE COUNTRY VIA REGULATION? A Three-Parent Child Was Born in Mexico, Because the U.S. Won’t Allow It. “The infant came into the world thanks to a technique that involves manipulating the genetic material from two mothers before fertilizing the resulting egg with the father’s sperm. Variants of the process have been shunned by regulators in the U.S. despite the chance that they could help parents-to-be avoid passing down some rare genetic disorders.”