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5 Million IVF And ICSI Babies Worldwide
2012-07-03 04:22:09

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online According to research presented this week at the 28th annual meeting of European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) meeting, the number of babies born as a result of assisted reproduction technologies (ART) has reached an estimated 5 million since the world's first, Louise Brown, was born in July 1978. The calculations are based on the number of IVF and ICSI treatment cycles recorded worldwide up to 2008 and...

2012-07-02 21:45:16

Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) for the breast cancer genes BRCA1/2 is now feasible and established, with good success rates for those treated, according to investigators from the reproduction, oncology and genetics centers of the university hospitals of Maastricht and Brussels. The results follow a review of the largest number of PGD treatments for BRCA1/2 in Europe and were presented today at the annual meeting of ESHRE (European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology) by...

2012-06-04 23:01:08

A New York fertility center is seeing an enormous increase in IVF success rates in older women told by other clinics that they could only get pregnant with donor eggs. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 04, 2012 Center for Human Reproduction (CHR), a New York fertility center with special expertise in treating women with “older-behaving” ovaries, reported significantly improved ongoing clinical pregnancy rates for 2011 at practically all age groups. The improvement was, however, most...

2012-05-21 23:02:19

According to the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART) 2010 IVF success rates report, the Advanced Fertility Center of Chicago´s egg donation program achieved a live birth rate of 81.6% per embryo transfer in 2010. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 21, 2012 Egg Donor and IVF success rates are above the national average for a thirteenth consecutive year, announces the Advanced Fertility Center of Chicago. “We are seeing exceptional levels of success with our egg donor program,...

2012-05-07 09:14:59

A University of Adelaide study has identified the risk of major birth defects associated with different types of assisted reproductive technology. In the most comprehensive study of its kind in the world, researchers from the University's Robinson Institute have compared the risk of major birth defects for each of the reproductive therapies commonly available internationally, such as: IVF (in vitro fertilization), ICSI (intracytoplasmic sperm injection) and ovulation induction. They also...

2012-04-26 23:04:02

Sher Fertility IVF Donation coincides with Infertility Awareness Week. Local couple had exhausted all resources but the donated IVF gives them new hope for the family of their dreams. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) April 26, 2012 Sher Fertility Institute Las Vegas marks Infertility Awareness Week with an infertility seminar and IVF Donation. Ana and Mark Nicolas are celebrating today after a big win in Las Vegas last night. Mark and Anna have new hope for having the baby of their dreams after...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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