Homepage  /  News

IVF News & Jobs

Webinar: Laboratory Planning, Maintenance and Engineering Now and in the Future

29 June 2020 by International IVF Initiative
Laboratory Planning, Maintenance and Engineering Now and in the Future

Session 23: Laboratory Planning, Maintenance and Engineering Now and in the Future

Tuesday 30 June, 2020. 8PM GMT / 9PM CET / 3PM EST
Hosts: Dr. Jacques Cohen & Giles Palmer

What we know and do not know about requirements for lab design
Giles Palmer

IVF laboratory planning, refurbishment and new design: an architect’s perspective
Chip Calcagni

Particle and Pressure Control: A Mechanical Engineer’s Perspective
Tucker Matthews

Testing and evaluation of laboratory air: a chemical engineer’s perspective
Antonia Gilligan presented by Jacques Cohen

Organized by the International IVF Initiative

View Here

[Visit Site]
Share IVF News on FaceBook   Share IVF News on Twitter   

Article: How to safely deliver fertility treatments in the COVID-19 era: the controversy of guidelines

29 June 2020 by Dr Thanos Papathanasiou

The Health Secretary's announcement on 1 May 2020 that fertility services in the UK could apply to reopen was a message of hope for all those who depend on fertility treatment for having a baby. Around the same time, various national and international scientific fertility societies published guidance on the 'safe' restart of the services during the coronavirus pandemic.

Share IVF News on FaceBook   Share IVF News on Twitter   

News: Genome editing in human embryos has unintended side-effects

29 June 2020 by Jennifer Frosch

CRISPR genome editing may result in unwanted heritable genetic changes, which could lead to long-term risks in a clinical context.

Share IVF News on FaceBook   Share IVF News on Twitter   

News: Fertility clinics charge up to £400 for coronavirus tests

22 June 2020 by Hannah Somers

Private fertility clinics are charging up to £400 for prospective couples to take coronavirus tests, the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) has learned.  

Share IVF News on FaceBook   Share IVF News on Twitter   

Webinar: Why does osmolality matter? Observations, drift, explanations, and counter measures

21 June 2020 by International IVF Initiativel
Why does osmolality matter? Observations, drift, explanations, and counter measures

Tuesday 23 June, 2020. 8PM GMT / 9PM CET / 3PM EST
Hosts: Dr. Kimball Pomeroy & Brian LoManto

Laboratory Conditions Impacting Media Osmolality and pH
Dr. Jason Swain

Toward a Predictive Model for Osmolality Dynamics During Non-Humidified Incubation
Dr. Steven F. Mullen

Organized by the International IVF Initiative

Register at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QMBoMM9irVk

[Visit Site]
Share IVF News on FaceBook   Share IVF News on Twitter   

Webinar: Webinar on Choosing the right sperm

17 June 2020 by Vakil Jagveer Singh
Webinar on Choosing the right sperm

Webinar on sperm selection. titled Choosing the right sperm to enchance ART outcome. this ll be an exclusive session on key points of sperm selection. starting from semen analysis to advance sperm selection. The session will be modrated by the most well known name in field of Assited Reproduction in India Dr. (Prof) Satish Adiga, HOD Clincal Embryology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal. The expert panel consists senior embryologists from India and abroad. It will be an academic feast. where our questions realted to sperm selections will be answered and where we can find the answer of the one question : What is a good sperm.

Share IVF News on FaceBook   Share IVF News on Twitter   

Webinar: i3 Session 21: PGT-A in the Lab - Improving Outcomes and Techniques

15 June 2020 by International IVF Initiative
i3 Session 21: PGT-A in the Lab - Improving Outcomes and Techniques

Tuesday 16 June, 2020. 8PM GMT / 9PM CET / 3PM EST
VIEW NOW

Hosts: Dr. Gary Harton & Shaista Sadruddin

Next Generation PGT-A with NGS
Dr. Gary Harton

PGT-A for embryo selection and Concordance after Re-biopsy
Dr. Peter Nagy

How IVF Lab conditions affect PGT-A results: Biopsy and Tubing
Dr. Dawn Kelk

How IVF Lab conditions affect PGT-A results: Embryo Culture Conditions 
Dr. David McCulloh

Organized by the International IVF Initiative

Share IVF News on FaceBook   Share IVF News on Twitter   

News: Human eggs use chemical attraction to 'choose' sperm

15 June 2020 by Ebtehal Moussa

The fluid that surrounds an egg when it is released acts as a chemical attractant to sperm, but may also select sperm from certain males over others.

Share IVF News on FaceBook   Share IVF News on Twitter   

Announcement: New Journal - Reproduction and Fertility

12 June 2020 by Reproduction and Fertility
New Journal - Reproduction and Fertility

In partnership with Bioscientifica, the Society for Reproduction and Fertility is pleased to announce the launch of their new fully open-access, peer-reviewed journal, Reproduction and Fertility.

Led by Co-Editors-in-Chief Andrew Horne and Norah Spears, Reproduction and Fertility will see vigorous yet rapid peer review of the latest basic, translational and clinical research in the field.

Reproduction and Fertility – now open for submissions

 

Share IVF News on FaceBook   Share IVF News on Twitter   

News: Coronavirus may damage sperm-making cells without infecting the testes

08 June 2020 by Melanie Krause

Infection with the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which causes the disease COVID-19, may damage testicular tissue without actually infecting the testes.

Share IVF News on FaceBook   Share IVF News on Twitter   



Join Our Newsletter - Don't Miss Anything!!!

Stay in touch with the latest news by subscribing to our regular email newsletters