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Successful In Vitro Fertilization of Frozen-Thawed Rabbit and Human Oocytes

  • K. Diedrich
  • S. Al-Hasani
  • H. van der Ven
  • D. Krebs

Abstract

The success rate of in vitro fertilization (IVF) and embryo transfer is still low and needs improvement [1]. Many steps of this difficult treatment could be improved for example ovarian stimulation [2, 3], oocyte retrieval [4, 5], sperm preparation [6, 7], IVF and embryo transfer techniques [8]. Bearing this in mind, the pregnancy rate still does not exceed 20%, although the embryo transfer rate in some clinics is more than 80%.

Keywords

Embryo Transfer Zona Pellucida Human Oocyte Vitro Fertilization Unfertilized Oocyte 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Diedrich
    • 1
  • S. Al-Hasani
    • 1
  • H. van der Ven
    • 1
  • D. Krebs
    • 1
  1. 1.University Women’s Clinic of BonnFederal Republic of Germany

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