Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis is used alongside in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) cycle for couples who have a known inherited disease in their family, such that they can avoid passing on the genetically transmitted condition to their child and future generations.
If you have undertaken a previous IVF cycle of medication, egg collection and fertilization of embryos for transfer, you will have been advised of the availability of any additional good quality embryos that you may have requested be frozen in preparation for any subsequent treatment.
PGT-SR is a form of genetic testing that is used for people who have a chromosome structural rearrangement, such as a chromosome translocation. In...
Intracytoplasmic morphologically selected sperm injection (IMSI) is a technique used in IVF treatment to examine and select sperm using a high-magnification digital imaging microscope for microinjection into the egg.
Some neurologists receive subspecialty training focusing on a particular area of the fields, these training programs are called fellowships, and are one to two years.
The Karyotype is the image of the chromosomes of an individual. Cytogeneticists prepare a complete set of metaphase chromosomes from each cell of an individual organism. Different types of specimens can be used like peripheral blood, CVS, amniotic fluid, bone marrow aspirations, and tissue. Cytogenticist takes a photograph of metaphase chromosome