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Reproductive Medicine / IVFIVF in Nigeria

IVF in Nigeria: Part 2 of TV-Talk with Nicolas Zech and his partners

It is always a great time in Nigeria! And a pleasure to work with our local partners there in IVF and teaching reproductive medicine / fertility.

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Reproductive Medicine / IVFPGS / Preimplantation genetic screeningIVF Success RatesEmbryo Biopsy

Reproductive Medicine & Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)

Abstract of the talk by Nicolas Zech at PGDIS-Conference, Chicago, 2015 Conditions for PGS: a good EGP, a good vitrification protocol, standards of embryo-classification It is proclaimed that P...

 Nicolas H. Zech MD, PhD1 point

Reproductive Medicine / IVFEndometriumEmbryotransfer

Window of Implantation (WOI) & IVF

From the talk at COGI, China, Guellin, 2015 Embryo implantation is mainly dependent on two major factors: A viable and healthy embryo at the stage of an expanded (hatching) blastocyst. A recept...

 Nicolas H. Zech MD, PhD1 point

Reproductive Medicine / IVFInfertilityIVF - Treatments / IVF - Procedures

IMPROVING IVF SUCCESS: ADVANCED TECHNIQUES FOR EMBRYO SELECTION

Abstract of the talk by Nicolas Zech at AFRH-Conference, Lagos, Nigeriahttp://afrhconference2015.afrhnigeria.org/scientific-program/programme-of-session/  Counseling couples on their chances to ...

 Nicolas H. Zech MD, PhD1 point

Reproductive Medicine / IVFTime Lapse / EmbryoscopeEmbryoculture

The predictive value of static morphologic and cinematographic analysis for genetic normalcy in human embryos

The human embryo is unique in its imperfection regarding genetic euploidy. This fact is thought to be one of the main reasons for implantation failure and spontaneous abortion. To date, several tec...

 Nicolas H. Zech MD, PhD2 points

Reproductive Medicine / IVFInfertilitySperm qualityIMIS - Technology

Debate: IMSI - Is there any scientific evidence of its value?

Before we should ask the question, if there is any scientific evidence of the value of IMSI, we should start asking whether there is any medical indication not to select good spermatozoa for inject...

 Nicolas H. Zech MD, PhD2 points

Reproductive Medicine / IVFEmbryocultureIn vitro maturation

Debate: IVM results are as good as IVF

For in vitro maturation (IVM), oocytes are retrieved at of the prophase of the first meiotic division before final cytoplasmatic and nuclear maturation occurs. Although IVM was introduced in ART mo...

 Nicolas H. Zech MD, PhD1 point

Reproductive Medicine / IVFInfertilityTime Lapse / EmbryoscopeEmbryoculture

Reproductive Medicine - Not true: If you are not using time-lapse as part of your culture system, your patients are disadvantaged

Summary of the talk by Nicolas Zech at COGI 2015 (http://www.congressmed.com/cogichina/index.php/en/index.html) The ultimate goal in ART is to achieve a singleton pregnancy with birth of a heal...

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Reproductive Medicine / IVFInfertilityFertility treatmentEmbryotransfer

Reproductive Medicine - Implantation window

Summary of the talk by Nicolas Zech at COGI 2015 (http://www.congressmed.com/cogichina/index.php/en/index.html) As stated by Forman and Scott in 2014: “The uterus is not the physiologically...

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Reproductive Medicine / IVFInfertilityEndometrium

Reproductive Medicine - no proofs that endometrial scratch can improve implantation

Summary of the talk by Nicolas Zech at COGI 2015 (http://www.congressmed.com/cogichina/index.php/en/index.html) To the present day, embryo implantation remains a black box and still represe...

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