Couple inseminated with wrong embryo

A childless couple from Kunming, China, who was undergoing artificial insemination to have a child had a shock when the hospital revealed that the transferred embryo did not belong to them.

This was told to them a day after the operation on April 1, Kwong Wah Yit Poh reported.

The couple, known as Li, 38, and Han, 35, decided to undergo artificial insemination after trying to have a child for five years.

The relevant authority is investigating the case, it reported.