Session 13 (CRB Abstracts) - Q&A

Questions for Khalied Kaskar (Growth Differentiation Factor 9 (GDF-9) levels in spent culture media and pregnancy outcome):

would the addition of exogenous GDF9 promote embryo development?

Questions for Dr. Renee Chosed (Isolation, Purification and Initial RNA Sequence Analysis of Seminal Fluid Exosomes between Pregnant and Non-Pregnant Intrauterine Insemination Pregnancies):


 Questions for Dr. Brent Hanson (The relationship between age and rates of abnormal fertilization following intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)):

Questions for Kathryn Wozniak (Clinical Benefits of Culturing Monopronucleated Zygotes Derived from Intracytoplasmic Injection Cycles):

Araki, E., et al., Correlation between the pronucleus size and the potential for human single pronucleus zygotes to develop into blastocysts : 1PN zygotes with large pronuclei can expect an embryo development to the blastocyst stage that is similar to the development of 2PN zygotes. Journal of assisted reproduction and genetics, 2018. 35(5): p. 817-823.

Capalbo, A., et al., Abnormally fertilized oocytes can result in healthy live births: improved genetic technologies for preimplantation genetic testing can be used to rescue viable embryos in in vitro fertilization cycles. Fertility and Sterility, 2017. 108(6): p. 1007-1015.e3.