Three parents IVF

Patient

Q: DEAR DOCTOR, WE'VE BEEN TRYING TO CONCEIVE FOR 18 YEARS. (I'M 48 NOW). MY EGGS ARE USELESS - POOR QUALITY AND FEW.
WHERE IS IT POSSIBLE (IF IT IS POSSIBLE AT ALL) TO DO "THREE-PARENT IVF"?
COULD WE USE DONOR'S EGG, BUT MY DNA? AND INSERT MY DNA INTO AN EMPTIED NUCLEUS OF ANOTHER WOMAN'S EGG? THEN THIS EGG COULD BE FERTILISED WITH MY HUSBAND'S SPERM.
THANK YOU FOR HELPING US.

Doctor

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