Navigation Links
IVF Thanksgiving: Reproductive Science Center Marks 25th Anniversary
Date:11/25/2013

Boston, MA (PRWEB) November 25, 2013

RSC New England is celebrating its 25th anniversary year. But, most importantly, November marks the birth of the first baby conceived through in vitro fertilization (IVF) facilitated by the Reproductive Science Center’s fertility expert doctors and embryologists.

Looking back at the development of reproductive science, the first IVF baby, Louise Brown, was born in England in 1978. Biologist Dr. Robert Edwards and his colleague Obstetrician/Gynecologist Dr. Patrick Steptoe combined the eggs and sperm of Louise’s parents together in laboratory culture media to allow fertilization and embryo development to ensue – the process known as in vitro fertilization (IVF).

In 1986, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) formed the organization that would become the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART). This marked the recognition of assisted reproduction as an important and specific practice of reproductive medicine.

RSC New England opened in October 1988, began doing IVF cycles in January 1989, and in November 1989 achieved its first live birth. A member of ASRM and SART since their inception, the Reproductive Science Center has participated in developing the guidelines followed nationally by ASRM member fertility treatment doctors and centers. RSC New England has also achieved and/or introduced numerous advances in the practice of reproductive medicine and assisted reproductive technology.

In March 1994, RSC was among the first fertility centers to offer Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (I
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. Auxogyn And Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey Partner To Advance in vitro fertilization Research
2. Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey and Auxogyn Launch Fertility Study To Advance Goals of One Embryo, One Healthy Baby
3. New Egg Donation Program, "Ovatures," Launched By Reproductive Medicine Associates Of New Jersey
4. Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey Receives ACOG Prize for Paper on SET and CCS, a Pioneering IVF Process
5. Center Of Reproductive Medicine Participates In The Thrive-IVF Research Study To Help Improve Pregnancy Success Rates And Outcomes In Women With A History Of Repeated In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) Failures
6. Garage Start-ups Now Possible in Life Sciences Industry
7. Fitzsimons Redevelopment Authority Rolls Out First Phase of Strategic Refocus With Appointment of Four Key Leaders in The Bioscience Industry to Its Board of Directors
8. Ambit Biosciences Names Michael A. Martino President and Chief Executive Officer
9. Kansas Bioscience Authority Announces FY11 Outcomes of $207 Million
10. A New Mechanism for Tau Protein Pathology in Alzheimers Disease was Presented by Oligomerix, Inc. at the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting
11. BioSpace Spotlights Northwests Life Science Community
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/10/2014)... 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Tute Genomics, the ... announced an agreement with Lineagen, Inc., to ... NextStep Dx PLUS.  Lineagen, focused on ... disorders, currently offers FirstStep Dx PLUS, ... used by healthcare providers as a first-line ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... may help in the fight against terrorism with the ... of explosives with the use of light and special ... and Actuators B: Chemical , the researchers describe a ... concentrations as low as 6.3 ppm (parts per million). ... minutes. , "Traditionally explosives detection has involved looking for ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... fractional quantum Hall effect in bilayer graphene and shown ... by an electric field. , The fractional quantum ... thin sheets are exposed to large magnetic fields, is ... individual electrons behave as a single system. However, while ... many details of this collective behavior remain not well ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign provides new insights ... spin and heat at the nanoscale, and addresses ... data storage and information processing. , "Electrons ... In a typical charge current, electrons, spin-angular-momentum is ... David Cahill, a professor of materials science and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Tute Genomics Platform Selected to Provide Clinical Interpretation for Lineagen's NextStepDx PLUS Next-Generation Sequencing-Based Diagnostic Test 2Tute Genomics Platform Selected to Provide Clinical Interpretation for Lineagen's NextStepDx PLUS Next-Generation Sequencing-Based Diagnostic Test 3Tute Genomics Platform Selected to Provide Clinical Interpretation for Lineagen's NextStepDx PLUS Next-Generation Sequencing-Based Diagnostic Test 4Detecting trace amounts of explosives with light 2Columbia researchers observe tunable quantum behavior in bilayer graphene 2Columbia researchers observe tunable quantum behavior in bilayer graphene 3University of Illinois study advances limits for ultrafast nano-devices 2
... created equal. Information lifecycle management, a fresh concept in ... and placed them into tiers associated with different costs ... from customer orders to pictures of your last fishing ... elses data. Each piece of data doesnt have the ...
... transfer and commercialization efforts are on the rise in ... of Wisconsin to intensify its efforts at technology transfer, ... Center for Advanced Technology & Innovation (CATI) ... industry technology transfer in the Madison area. We Energies ...
... Science faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire ... opportunities to work on research relating to materials ... university to assist local industries. , ,UW-Eau Claires ... facilitate collaboration among science faculty across disciplines, promote ...
Cached Biology Technology:Save money while your data grows 2Madison Development Corp. and CATI form tech transfer partnership 2UW-Eau Claire creates Materials Science Center 2UW-Eau Claire creates Materials Science Center 3
(Date:7/11/2014)... kidney injury related to the use of hydroxyethyl starch ... molecules, according to a report in Anesthesia & ... Society (IARS). , The "total mass of HES molecules" ... renal proximal tubule cells (PTCs), concludes the laboratory study ... Wrzburg, Austria. Other factorssuch as differences in the ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... addition to the hippocampus, the marginal division of ... memory. What is the impact degree of substance ... and memory function? Yan Yu and his team, ... found, using immunofluorescence staining, that substance P receptor, ... and striatal marginal division of normal rats. Unilateral ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... Evidence exists that cannabinoid receptor type 1 ... Ca2+ influx, and reduce neurotransmitter release. However, ... 1 can increase extracellular Ca2+ influx and ... his team, Tongji Hospital Affiliated to Tongji ... Technology, China used whole cell voltage-clamp and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):In lab studies, hydroxyethyl starch has direct harmful effects on kidney cells 2
... by scientists at The University of Texas Medical School ... vascular smooth-muscle cells in people who suffer from hereditary ... warning in the prime of their lives. Thoracic ... dissections, is the 15th leading cause of death in ...
... appealed for more information on the worlds biodiversity to ... to understand the impact of climate change on the ... by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), ... and computer scientists at the University of Cardiff, has ...
... Researchers at Childrens Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC are participating ... effectiveness of oral insulin in preventing or delaying the onset ... disease. The researchers want to determine if one insulin ... type 1 diabetes in relatives of people who are found ...
Cached Biology News:Life-threatening gene defect located by UT-Houston researchers 2Life-threatening gene defect located by UT-Houston researchers 3Life-threatening gene defect located by UT-Houston researchers 4How global is the Global Biodiversity Information Facility? 2Children's Hospital studying drug with the potential to prevent/delay onset of type 1 diabetes 2
...
For mRNA Differential Display with three one-base anchored oligo-dT primers and rationally designed arbitrary 13mers. These kits feature the latest generation of isotopic mRNA Differential Display t...
NATIVE, ENZYME PORCINE TRYPSIN...
G-Protein Coupled Receptor Assay, For 500 assays. SPA. Category: Drug Screening & Cellular Assays, Assays ....
Biology Products: