Latest Cryopreservation Stories

Stem Cells Help Preserve Sperm of Male Cancer Patients
2012-11-02 09:18:59

Researchers recently discovered that a stem-cell based approach to treat infertility can possibly be used by cancer patients who have become infertile as a result of chemotherapy.

2012-08-13 22:10:47

Even after being frozen for 18 years, human embryos can be thawed, grown in the laboratory, and successfully induced to produce human embryonic stem (ES) cells, which represent a valuable resource for drug screening and medical research.

2012-03-29 00:19:09

Treatments for childhood cancers are increasingly successful with cure rates approaching 80%, but success often comes with a downside for the surviving men: the cancer treatments they received as boys can leave them sterile as adults.

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