Latest Embryo transfer Stories

2013-08-27 23:27:53

Key goals of the EmbryoScope program include a 90% embryo implantation rate and healthier IVF pregnancies. Newark, DE (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Described by Bloomberg News last week as the latest revolution in IVF treatments, the EmbryoScope time-lapse cinematography incubator will make its laboratory debut today at the IVF Center of Reproductive Associates of Delaware (RAD). "With many other IVF centers around the world adopting and researching this technology we believe it is the...

2013-08-26 23:23:19

To encourage more socially responsible, ethical and cost-effective fertility treatment, the clinic is introducing a new “Freeze & Hold” option that allows families undergoing IVF with egg donation or surrogacy to selectively fertilize some eggs for immediate use and freeze others for the future, thereby reducing the number of never-used embryos. The clinic is also reducing the costs of its flat-fee unlimited IVF package while continuing its other signature features including a...

2013-07-19 23:20:01

Already unique in offering a large database of exclusive, fully screened and immediately available egg donors, CT Fertility is improving its matching process by adding self-made personal video introductions featuring the donors' lives, homes, hobbies and families. The creative videos, along with a searchable database with photos, are part of the clinic’s emphasis on letting prospective parents know as much as possible about the donors, in addition to meeting and staying in touch with...

2013-07-18 23:26:25

Revolutionary technology now available at Fertility Centers of Illinois monitors embryo development from conception, allowing for improved fertility treatment. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 The EmbryoScope, the latest in cutting-edge technology, is now available to couples seeking fertility treatment in the Midwest at Fertility Centers of Illinois. Comprised of an incubator, microscope and time-lapse camera, the EmbryoScope monitors embryo development from the time of conception,...

2013-07-09 17:28:01

Women feel positive about it, even though many believe they will never use the eggs they have stored Egg freezing as insurance against age-related infertility is a growing trend in many countries. Women who bank oocytes for use at some time in the future hope to buy a little time in their search for a suitable partner. However, a study from one of Europe's largest centres in reproductive medicine suggests that many of those banking eggs believe they will never use them - even though...

Low Cost IVF Feasible, Effective For Developing Countries
2013-07-08 13:33:02

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Belgium researchers have shown that low-cost In vitro fertilization (IVF) for developing and poor countries is feasible and effective. The investigators suggest that infertility care may not be "universally accessible," showing that a simplified IVF cycle could cost just $250. "We showed that the IVF methodology can be significantly simplified and result in successful outcomes at levels that compare favorably to those obtained in...

IVF And Developmental Disorders
2013-07-03 04:54:21

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A study on in vitro fertilization (IVF), which included more than 2.5 million births, found certain treatments are associated with a small but statistically significant increase in risk of mental retardation. According to a study, which was published recently in the Journal of the American Medical Association, the prevalence of the developmental disorder was still relatively low and the amount of increased risk was small. The study...

2013-07-02 11:12:25

Systematic Analysis Published in the Journal “Human Reproduction Update” Acupuncture, when used as a complementary or adjuvant therapy for in vitro fertilization (IVF), may be beneficial depending on the baseline pregnancy rates of a fertility clinic, according to research from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. The analysis from the University of Maryland Center for Integrative Medicine is published in the June 27 online edition of the...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'