Tag: "eggs" at medical news
A new century of Alzheimer's disease research
... flow down the generations through combinations of eggs
and sperm. And given the progress science has made in decoding the human genome, Dr. Younkin is convinced that some day soon researchers will have a blueprint of all the genes that raise a person’s risk of developing Alzheimer’s, even if by just a li...
Infertility Breakthrough With First Birth from Lab-matured Egg
...earchers said. Doctors already collect and store eggs
from women who face cancer treatment that could cause sterility. The eggs
-- harvested after stimulating the ovaries with hormones -- are fertilised in-vitro with their partn...
First Baby Born from Eggs Matured and Frozen in the Lab
...them to maturity in the laboratory. They froze the eggs
and thawed for use. Though the maturation of eggs
in the lab has been done before, leading to healthy births, and the freezing of eggs
is a well-estab...
Test-tube Babies: Mood Swings are Key to Fertility Choice
...led 'test-tube baby' treatment, entails retrieving eggs
from the woman's ovary and fertilising them with her partner's sperm in a lab dish, creating embryos that can then be implanted into the womb. An important decision, though, is whether to transfer only a single embryo or more embryos at the same ti...
Embryo Protection Law in Germany
...eated cycles of ovarian stimulation because enough eggs
are being collected from the first cycle to freeze...at a later date if the first cycle using the fresh eggs
fails. This is much better for the health of the women. The increasing use of frozen eggs
Mother Donates Eggs So Daughter can Give Birth
...al first, a Canadian mother has frozen some of her eggs
so her seven-year-old daughter can give birth shou...lavie Boivin should become infertile, her mother's eggs
could make it possible for her to give birth nonetheless, to a child who would be not only her offsp...
Common Environmental Chemicals Hamper Ovary Development in Foetus
...from the foetuses in the treatment group had fewer eggs
and many protein abnormalities. "We examined the...s grazing the sewage sludge fields contained fewer eggs
and also a number of protein abnormalities. These differences could have implications for problems s...
Food Safety Chief Executed for Bribery in China
...s fed some dye to the birds in order to make their eggs
look fresher and the dye contained cancer-causing ...s fed some dye to the birds in order to make their eggs
look fresher and the dye contained cancer-causing properties. In March this year there was a huge ...
Natural Selection in Butterflies
...e Moon butterfly population in Upolu. They hatched eggs
from 14 females in the lab and confirmed that the ...e Moon butterfly population in Upolu. They hatched eggs
from 14 females in the lab and confirmed that the male offspring from this group were surviving with...
Study Finds Most Women Getting Wrong Dose of Fertility Drugs
...er increased during IVF, by giving them drugs. The eggs
are then collected surgically. Geoffrey Trew of ... her age, body mass index, the estimated number of eggs
left in her ovaries, and levels of a hormone called FSH that triggers egg development. They used t...
Questions Raised Over Safety of In-vitro Fertilization
... Doctors waited until one of her mother Lesley's eggs
had ripened, collected it and then fertilized it i...ocused on manipulating the production of a woman's eggs
through the administration of fertility drugs. This has been both to control the timing of ovulation...
New Technology Makes Diagnosis of Abnormal Pregnancy Cheaper
...uffering from ectopic pregnancies where fertilised eggs
are found outside the uterus. It leads to miscarriages and stillbirths. An early diagnosis will ensure women do not suffer much." In ectopic pregnancy, the foetus may get attached to fallopian tubes, abdomen or even the cervix area. As none of thes...
H5N1 Bird Flu Confirmed at Czech Turkey Farm
...ban on Czech poultry -- covering live birds, meat, eggs
and equipment connected to the poultry industry -- "will be introduced in the next two to three days"....
6,000 Turkeys Slaughtered at Czech Bird Flu Farm
...nced Thursday that steps to ban Czech birds, meat, eggs
and equipment connected to the poultry industry would be taken within "two to three days". Czech Agriculture Minister Petr Gandalovic reacted to the threatened Russian ban during a visit to Tisova on Friday. "It is not possible that international t...
Brits Experiencing Moth Trouble With Their Cashmeres
...void moths. The little blighters love to lay their eggs
in carpets - so leave clothes lying round and they...nd your wardrobe to get rid of all the live moths, eggs
and larvae in one deadly swoop. Use a napkin:Some ladies who lunch swear moths are attracted to cl...
Knightley and Miller's High Calorie Curry Diet!
... where they have curries for lunch and dinner, and eggs
Benedict for breakfast," the source added....
Girls With Cancer Given Fertility Hope
...apy. Doctors have extracted, matured and frozen eggs
from girls that will allow them to become parents ...oying the ovaries containing the lifetime stock of eggs
or shorten a woman's fertile period. For the first time Israeli doctors have found eggs
DelSite Working Toward Solving Delivery of Influenza Vaccine in Pandemic Situations
...n, if different from stockpile. Currently, chicken eggs
are used in the U.S. for production of vaccine antigens. This egg-based manufacturing process requires a minimum of six months. The newest technology available uses a mammalian cell line to produce antigens. This cell-based technology is more efficie...
NASA Gets Ready To Address Tough Questions
...productive age should be required to bank sperm or eggs
because of the risk of genetic mutations from radiation exposure during long trips. Already, NASA is considering genetic screening in choosing crews on the long-duration missions. At present, it is prohibited.'Genetic screening must be approached w...
Female Ducks Develop Complicated Genitals to Outwit Aggressive Males
...th sexes have for disposing of waste and that both eggs
and sperm come out of. Brennan noted that in many species, females choose a mate after he puts on an elaborate courtship display, and breeding pairs are often monogamous. An exception is ducks -- especially mallards. Although mallards pair off to...
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