In-Vitro Fertilization Paperback
by Kay Elder, Brian Dale
This fully updated new edition of a successful and popular practical guide is an indispensable account of modern in-vitro fertilization practice.
Initial chapters cover theoretical aspects of gametogenesis and embryo development at the cellular and molecular level, while the latter half of the book describes the requisites for a successful IVF laboratory and the basic technologies in ART.
Advanced techniques, including pre-implantation genetic diagnosis, vitrification and stem-cell technology, are comprehensively covered, providing up-to-date analyses of these groundbreaking technologies.
This edition includes: * New practical techniques, including preservation of fertility for cancer patients, stem-cell biology/technology, vitrification and in-vitro maturation * A 'refresher' study review of fundamental principles of cell and molecular biology * The latest information available from animal and human research in reproductive biology Packed with a wealth of practical and scientific detail, this is a must for all IVF practitioners.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 285 pages, 108 b/w illus. 23 colour illus. 14 tables
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Publication Date: 02/12/2010
- Category: Infertility & fertilization
- ISBN: 9780521730723