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).
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
Men produce the higher quality sperm in autumn and spring, according to a large study in the USA.
Researchers have bred mouse pups with genetic material from two male, or two female parents.
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.
Genome editing has been successfully used to treat a serious liver disease in fetal mice while still in-utero.
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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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.
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.