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Rare genetic breakthrough for pathology team
Rare genetic breakthrough for pathology team (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

An Adelaide couple’s struggle to start a family has resulted in the discovery of a new rare genetic disorder, diagnosed by specialists from UniSA’s Centre for Cancer Biology and the Women’s and Children’s Hospital. Vijay Mahalingham and his wife Sharmila ... Read More »

Leading next generation IVF
Leading next generation IVF (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

The team, led by Dr David Greening from La Trobe Institute for Molecular Science and Professor Lois Salamonsen from Hudson Institute, in collaboration with experts from Monash IVF and Monash University, is working to understand why embryo implantation fails in ... Read More »

Frozen embryos result in just as many live births in IVF
Frozen embryos result in just as many live births in IVF (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Freezing and subsequent transfer of embryos give infertile couples just as much of a chance of having a child as using fresh embryos for in vitro fertilisation (IVF), research from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and Adelaide, Australia has found. ... Read More »

Conflict of interest in the IVF industry
Conflict of interest in the IVF industry (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

An Australian-first study into the commercialisation of IVF treatments has found that some professionals in the artificial reproductive technology (ART) industry believe that there is a conflict of interest between IVF clinics operating as commercial businesses, which is, therefore, impacting ... Read More »

Most IVF babies come from frozen embryos for first time
Most IVF babies come from frozen embryos for first time (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

The latest report on Assisted Reproductive Techonology in Australia and New Zealand reveals that for the first time, more babies are born from IVF treatment using frozen embryos. For the first time, more live birth deliveries following IVF treatment are ... Read More »

New technique to aid IVF embryo selection
New technique to aid IVF embryo selection (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Researchers at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale BioPhotonics (CNBP), led by the University of Adelaide, have successfully developed an advanced new imaging technique, which can help assess the quality of early-stage embryos. The research, reported in the journal ... Read More »

Study gives a better prediction of IVF success
Study gives a better prediction of IVF success (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Australian and New Zealand women who begin assisted reproductive technology (ART) ovarian stimulation treatment before the age of 30 have a 43.7% chance of a live birth after one cycle of treatment, with success rates increasing to between 69.2% and ... Read More »

Children conceived using donor sperm have similar health
Children conceived using donor sperm have similar health (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Children conceived using donor sperm have similar health and well-being to the general population, according to a study published in Reproductive BioMedicine Online. The study of 224 Australian children aged between 5 and 11 was the largest study to date ... Read More »

Steroid treatment for IVF problems may do more harm than good
Steroid treatment for IVF problems may do more harm than good (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Researchers at the University of Adelaide are urging doctors and patients to refrain from using a specific steroid treatment to treat infertility in women unless clinically indicated, because of its links to miscarriage, preterm birth and birth defects. Writing in ... Read More »

IVF success rates, safety improving
IVF success rates, safety improving (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

The chances of having a baby following IVF treatment are steadily improving, according to a new UNSW report. The Assisted Reproductive Technology in Australia and New Zealand 2014 report, by UNSW’s National Perinatal Epidemiology and Statistics Unit (NPESU), shows the live birth rate ... Read More »

 
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