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News: In defence of IVF

29 October 2018 by Dr Raj Mathur

It is striking how IVF has become part of the national conversation in ways that would have been unthinkable one or two decades ago. Not all news has been good news; in the recent past, reports have revealed examples of unethical practice relating to inducements for donating eggs and sex selection. These are instances of the press doing its job of holding professionals to account, and present an opportunity for the fertility sector as well as its regulator, the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA)

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Journal Updates: Human Reproduction: Volume 33, Issue 11, November 2018

29 October 2018 by Human Reproduction
Human Reproduction: Volume 33, Issue 11, November 2018

Articles include:

A novel solution for freezing small numbers of spermatozoa using a sperm vitrification device
Arie Berkovitz; Netanella Miller; Michal Silberman; Michael Belenky; Pavel Itsykson
Human Reproduction, Volume 33, Issue 11, 1 November 2018, Pages 1975–1983

Editor's Choice: 1.36% zygote splitting after nearly one million single embryo transfers 
Human Reproduction, Volume 33, Issue 11, 1 November 2018, Pages e1

Associations of blastocyst features, trophectoderm biopsy and other laboratory practice with post-warming behavior and implantation
Danilo Cimadomo; Antonio Capalbo; Paolo Emanuele Levi-Setti; Daria Soscia; Giovanna Orlando Human Reproduction, Volume 33, Issue 11, 1 November 2018, Pages 1992–2001

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News: Sperm quality is seasonal, suggests study

22 October 2018 by Dr Katie Howe

Men produce the higher quality sperm in autumn and spring, according to a large study in the USA. 

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News: Same-sex mice have pups thanks to stem cell technique

15 October 2018 by Maria Botcharova

Researchers have bred mouse pups with genetic material from two male, or two female parents.

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News: Why single embryo transfers in IVF sometimes result in twins

15 October 2018 by Jamie Rickman

The reasons why IVF treatment sometimes results in twin or triplet births – even though only one embryo is used – have been found by the largest study to date on single embryo transfer (SET) and multiple pregnancy.

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News: Genome editing in mouse fetuses may pave way in humans

15 October 2018 by Mikey Lebrett

Genome editing has been successfully used to treat a serious liver disease in fetal mice while still in-utero.

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News: Artificial Intelligence to Choose Embryos with Greatest Potential

15 October 2018 by ASRM
ASRM

Denver, CO- Innovation in embryo grading is taking the form of artificial intelligence systems that can grade embryos and accurately predict ART outcomes. Australian and US groups presented new research Wednesday at ASRM’s Scientific Congress and Expo.

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News: ART & Embryology training program

15 October 2018 by Chennai Fertility Center and Research Institute

November training batch schedule - 12 - 27th November, 2018

The International School of Embryology was established to offer training for clinicians in advanced reproductive technologies. Our skill and precision to all aspirants help them to know in-depth knowledge and experience. The members of our teaching faculty aim to bring doctors and embryologists to the highest level of knowledge about reproductive techniques and practical capability in the field.

Our courses cover basics in andrology, embryology, ICSI and cryosciences (Hands-on).

Limited Seats. For admission Contact 044 45588822 / 9003111598

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News: Poor Sleep Is Associated with Low Testosterone Levels in Men

09 October 2018 by ASRM
ASRM

Denver, CO- A study presented today at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine’s Scientific Congress evaluated  the association between impaired sleep and reduced testosterone levels in men.  Aging, increasing alcohol consumption, and higher BMI also contribute to lower testosterone levels.

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News: For Women Trying to Conceive, Going to Bed on Time May Reduce the Time It Takes to Become Pregnant

09 October 2018 by ASRM
ASRM

Denver, CO-  Researchers from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri presented their findings today at the ASRM’s Scientific Congress and Expo in Denver, Colorado.  In a prospective cohort study designed to determine the associations of different measures of chronodisruption with time to conception (TTC), they found that women who were trying to become pregnant, who had more regular bedtimes, took less time to conceive than those whose bedtimes were more erratic.

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