April 2010

Egg Raffle – Donor Regret Stories

The offer of free egg donor IVF to one lucky participant at a meeting in London this week has hit the headlines worldwide. CORE has commented on the vulnerability of the women selling their eggs and recommends that you read the attached witness statement from a woman seriously affected by the process, and which was […] Read more

From the journals

Clinics Using Embryos for Target Practice The number of procedures required for a trainee to reach proficiency in embryo-transfer is unknown. A new study* attempted to determine the learning curve of embryo-transfer by monitoring the pregnancy rates (PR) per transfer, carried out by five trainees. A PR of 40% was chosen to define adequate performance, […] Read more