Latest Embryo transfer Stories

2012-03-28 23:02:33

There are many reasons why a woman may have trouble becoming pregnant. With many women delaying parenthood until later in life, age has become one of the most common. Attain Fertility® Centers across the country offer women who have tried to conceive unsuccessfully, especially those who are over the age of 35, hope of having a baby through egg donation and IVF (in vitro fertilization). Purchase, NY (PRWEB) March 28, 2012 There are many reasons why a woman may have trouble becoming...

2012-02-06 09:00:00

The differing approaches toward infertility treatments between the US and Europe may be responsible for the enormous discrepancy in pregnancy rates. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 06, 2012 Recent reports of plateauing IVF pregnancy rates in Europe are in stark contrast to still-rising rates in the US, according to Norbert Gleicher, M.D., a prominent fertility expert and Medical Director of the Center for Human Reproduction (CHR) in New York City. Behind this difference may be a fundamental...

Using 3 Or More Embryos Does Not Raise IVF Odds
2012-01-13 06:30:28

A new British study of fertility treatments found that women who receive three or more embryos during in-vitro fertilization treatments have no greater chance of having a baby than those who get just two embryos. The researchers concluded that transferring three or more embryos "should no longer be supported in women of any age". Women undergoing IVF treatment are frequently implanted with three or more embryos to maximize the odds of at least one developing into a healthy baby. ...

2012-01-05 14:09:14

Reports new study in Reproductive BioMedicine Online Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services today announced the publication of an article in the December issue of Reproductive BioMedicine Online (www.rbmonline.com) about miscarriage rates following IVF treatment with frozen thawed embryos which may revolutionize clinical and laboratory practice. As the practice of freezing and transferring 'surplus' embryos widens...

2012-01-03 12:23:07

Cardiff University technique could help predict IVF embryos with best success chances A new technique successfully used in mice to identify embryos likely to result in a successful pregnancy could be used in humans, potentially boosting IVF success rates and helping to reduce the number of multiple births, according to Cardiff University scientists. The findings, published in the international journal, Fertility and Sterility and funded by the Wellcome Trust, used an advanced imaging...

2011-12-14 08:00:00

New Technique used by Dr James Douglas and IVF Plano Fertility Center for Predicting Embryo Viability During Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis, PGD/PGS expected to increase IVF Success Rates Plano, Texas (PRWEB) December 14, 2011 IVF Plano announces an improved screening technique that will increase pregnancy rates and help prevent miscarriages for some couples undergoing in-vitro fertilization (IVF). A new technique in preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) replaces inspection of the...

2011-12-13 08:00:00

New world-wide study, led by Dr. Kaylen Silverberg of the Texas Fertility Center in Austin, Texas hopes to develop a new technique to grade embryos used in IVF cycles. Embryo biomarkers are thought to be the new key to predicting IVF success. (PRWEB) December 13, 2011 Texas Fertility Center physician Dr. Kaylen Silverberg, MD, has been asked to serve as the principal investigator on a world-wide embryo biomarker study that could lead to a more precise method of selecting viable embryos for...

2011-11-29 09:00:00

Genesis was the first clinic in British Columbia to introduce a formal e- SET program and has now performed more procedures than any clinic in Canada outside of Quebec where the procedure is publically funded and 62% of IVF cycles have e-SET. Vancouver, Canada (PRWEB) November 29, 2011 Dr Al Yuzpe, co-director of Genesis Fertility Centre, concurs with a recent study published in the Journal of Fertility and Sterility demonstrating that a procedure called elective single embryo transfer...

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