embryo transfer

Fat dads may lower chances of pregnancy

October 31st, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): The chances of success in assisted reproductive technology drops if the father is overweight, according to a new study.Experts have revealed that for couples using IVF, an ... Read more...

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Octomom Nadya Suleman ‘had 12 embryos implanted’

October 19th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 19 (ANI): A US state attorney has revealed that Nadya Suleman's fertility doctor implanted a dozen embryos in the pregnancy that gave her octuplets.The number surpasses Suleman's assertion that only ... Read more...

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IVF can make children taller, say scientists

October 14th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 14 (ANI): A New Zealand-based study has revealed that IVF can produce taller children.Scientists found that children conceived using a certain in-vitro fertilisation technique were several centimetres taller, by age ... Read more...

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IVF breakthrough boosts pregnancy chances

October 13th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) A breakthrough achieved in the process of In-Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) could boost the chances of pregnancy for women relying on the treatment. Australian scientists have developed a technique ... Read more...

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New tool may prevent twin births after IVF

October 1st, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): Scientists have developed an important tool to prevent twin birth due to in vitro fertilisation (IVF).The new strategy to encourage single embryo transfer after in IVF could prove ... Read more...

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Tweaking IVF can influence baby’s sex

September 29th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 29 (ANI): Tweaking In-Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) has a remarkable effect on male-female birth ratios, revealed a new Australian study.Trends have been reported before, but often the statistics have been drawn ... Read more...

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Mumbai hospital offers solution to IVF pregnancy failures

August 3rd, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Offering a ray of hope against recurrent In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) pregnancy failures, a leading hospital here is offering metabolomics profiling that will enable doctors shift from multiple ... Read more...

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Assisted reproduction ups risk of congenital malformations in babies

June 14th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 14 (ANI): Scientists warn that couples thinking of going for assisted reproductive technology (ART) treatment should know about its increased risk of congenital malformation.Dr. Geraldine Viot, a clinical geneticist at ... Read more...

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More cash-strapped Australian mums opt multiple birth

May 3rd, 2010 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 3 (IANS) Birth rate of twins and triplets is set to increase as more Australian women undergoing in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) insist doctors to implant multiple embryos to reduce the cost ... Read more...

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”Embryo tourists” beware of multiple IVF births” health risks

February 8th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 8 (ANI): A statutory body in the UK that regulates clinics facilitating artificial insemination has warned childless women against travelling abroad to have up to four embryos implanted in ... Read more...

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Acupuncture ”does not boost women’’s chances of conceiving through IVF”

November 13th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): Acupuncture during IVF treatment does not increase women''s chances of having successful pregnancies, a new research has shown. The researchers from University of Hong Kong compared the effects ... Read more...

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A new method to avoid multiple IVF pregnancies

March 16th, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 16 (IANS) In a new study, scientists have identified genetic markers that allow the selection of eggs with the best chance of successful pregnancy after in vitro fertilisation (IVF). ... Read more...

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Single-embryo IVF cuts odds of riskier multiple births

February 21st, 2008 - 4:33 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 21 (ANI): A new study has suggested that transferring just a single embryo in IVF to reduce the chance of riskier multiple births could increase the pregnancy rate among a ... Read more...

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Novel IVF test may cut risk of twins, triplets

December 31st, 2007 - 4:53 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Dec 31 (ANI): A revolutionary in vitro fertilisation (IVF) test, which may slash the risk of multiple births while increasing the chances of pregnancy, will soon be offered to British ... Read more...

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Acupuncture may lower chances of conceiving through IVF

November 14th, 2007 - 2:23 am ICT by admin

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