Oocyte freezing does not affect their chromosomal health in IVF
The effect of the freezing / thawing of the ova in their chromosomal health remained a mystery for the ova that are being frozen in an IVF program. The research conducted concerning the study of the chromosomal health of the embryos generated from frozen eggs is limited.
Thrombophilia in couples with fertility problems
Thrombophilia is defined as an acquired or inherited disorder associated with the thrombosis of blood in the vessels. The clinical manifestation of thrombophilia may involve serious disorders during pregnancy or repeated miscarriages for pregnant women.
Advanced paternal age and sperm quality has a severe effect in blastocyst formation!
Different studies in the last decades have shown the decrease of the sperm quality. We have believed that the paternal age did not play an important role in the positive outcome of an IVF cycle.
Preserving fertility in women with cancer
Besides breast cancer, a large number of women suffer from other forms of gynecological cancer such as the ovarian cancer, the cervical, while a great number suffer from other malignancies.
Non-invasive preimplantation genetic screening NIPGT: are we getting any closer?
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD / PGS) is a well-established technique in IVF and aims to transfer healthy embryos to the uterus after genetic testing. However, this technique has limitations and one of them is the invasiveness of the process.
Participation in the 16th International Conference on Preimplantation Genetics
Dr. Christopikou Dimitra, PGD Lab Director at Embryogenesis, will participate in the 16th International Conference on Preimplantation Genetics.