New IVF Process Can Boost Success

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New IVF Process Can Boost Success
Fri, 05-17-2013 - 5:36pm

British fertility experts have created a new technique of monitoring embryos that boost the success rate by 56%.  They'll use time lapse imaging to look for chromosomal abnormalities and to choose the best embryos to implant: 

"In conventional IVF laboratories, embryo development will be checked up to six times over a 5-day period," said Alison Campbell, Care Fertility's embryology director and the lead researcher on the study being published.

"With time-lapse we have the ability to view more than 5,000 images over the same time period to observe and measure more closely each stage of division and growt

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Any thoughts on this new technique?