A wealthy couple harvested sperm from their dead son and used it to create a “designer grandson” in likely the first case of its kind in Britain. The couple were left devastated after their only child was killed in a motorcycle crash and seemingly ended their chance of becoming grandparents. But the pair, who are in their 50s, were reportedly desperate for an heir decided to harvest the 26-year-old’s sperm, which was

frozen and exported to the US, bypassing strict laws in the UK. Their grandson is now three and is believed to be living with them in Britain in a case that highlights ethical and legal concerns. The grandparents chose to use gender selection techniques to create a grandchild, who was born using donor eggs and a surrogate, the Mail on Sunday reported. It is thought that the whole process cost up to $100,000. READ MORE