Preimplantation Genetic Testing: Recent Advances in Reproductive Medicine, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Preimplantation Genetic Testing

Recent Advances in Reproductive Medicine, 1st Edition

Edited by Darren K. Griffin, Gary L. Harton

CRC Press

184 pages | 51 Color Illus. | 3 B/W Illus.

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Preimplantation genetic testing (PGT) is now well established as a valuable treatment option for patients wishing to start or continue a family, for a range of indications from advanced maternal age to high risk of transmitting inherited disease. This text brings together contemporary thinking from international opinion leaders and will be an invaluable guide for practitioners in Reproductive Medicine wishing to keep pace with the latest developments and clinical data.

Table of Contents

About the editors

List of contributors

  1. Foreword
  2. Alan H Handyside

  3. PGT and Reproductive Genetics from a Physician’s Perspective
  4. Katerina Veselá

  5. Genetic Counseling for Preimplantation Genetic Testing
  6. Lauri D. Black and Jill M. Fischer

  7. PGT-A (Aneuploidy): Where we are and where we’re going
  8. Andrea Victor, Cagri Ogur, Alan Thornhill, and Darren K Griffin

  9. Preimplantation Genetic Testing for Structural Rearrangements (PGT-SR)

Cagri Ogur and Darren K Griffin

6 Preimplantation Genetic Testing for monogenic disorders

Martine De Rycke and Pieter Verdyck

  1. Novel Methods in Preimplantation Genetic Testing: Comprehensive PGT
  2. Olga Tsuiko and Joris Robert Vermeesch

  3. Time lapse imaging and Preimplantation Genetic Testing
  4. Alison Campbell

  5. Mosaicism Mechanisms in Preimplantation Embryos
  6. Maurizio Poli and Antonio Capalbo

  7. Transfer of Mosaic Embryos
  8. Francesco Fiorentino, Ermanno Greco, Maria Giulia Minasi, and Francesca Spinella

  9. Non-invasive methods of PGT-A
  10. Luis Navarro-Sánchez, Carmen María García-Pascual, Lucía Martínez-Merino, Carlos Simón, and Carmen Rubio

  11. Preimplantation Genetic Testing (PGT) in the Future

Joe Leigh Simpson, Svetlana Rechitsky, and Anver Kuliev


About the Editors

Darren K Griffin, PhD, DSc, FRSA, FRSB, FRCPath, is Professor of Genetics at the School of Biosciences, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK, President of the International Chromosome and Genome Society, and Director of the Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies of Reproduction. Gary Harton, PhD, is Chief Operating Office for US Operations at iGenomix USS, LLC: he has worked for over 20 years in both laboratory and clinical management in the IVF field and has served on a number of international committees including the ESHRE PGD Consortium and the UK Steering Committee for External Quality Assessment.

Subject Categories

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