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Atlas of Time Lapse Embryology

1st Edition

Edited by Alison Campbell, Simon Fishel

CRC Press

136 pages

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Paperback: 9781482214468
pub: 2015-01-21
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Unlike conventional single daily observations, time lapse technology provides hundreds of images, which allows pinpointing of key events in the embryo's in vitro development as well as the detection of brief but significant critical changes. This information is beneficial in selecting the most viable embryos from a cohort and increases the chances

Table of Contents

Equipment Required for Time Lapse Observations in In Vitro Fertilization. Clinical Aspects of Time Lapse Imaging. Time Lapse, the Cell Cycle, Distribution of Morphokinetic Timings, and Known Implantation Data. Gender and Morphokinetics Correlation. Polar-Body Extrusion. Fertilization: Pronuclear Formation and Fading. Clinical Results: Dynamic Aspects-Fragmentation. Number of Pronuclei and Ploidy in IVF /ICSI-Derived Embryos. Dynamic Aspects: Compaction. Blastulation. Hatching of the Human Blastocyst. Irregular Cleavages. Reverse Cleavage/Blastomere Fusion. Smooth Endoplasmic Reticulum Clusters. Multinucleation. Vacuolation. Granular Cytoplasm. Zona Defects. The Patient Perspective.

About the Editors

Edited by

Alison Campbell, M. Med. Sci, head of embryology, CARE Fertility Group, Nottingham, UK

Simon Fishel, PhD, professor of human reproduction and CEO, CARE Fertility Group, Nottingham, UK

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Gynecology & Obstetrics
MEDICAL / Reproductive Medicine & Technology