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ReproTech appoints Medical Advisory Committee member

August 13, 2015 – ReproTech, Ltd., the leading cryobank specializing in long-term storage of human reproductive tissue (sperm, eggs, embryos and ovarian and testicular tissue), announces the appointment of Gina Davis, M.S., L.C.G.C., as a member of its Medical Advisory Committee. Ms. Davis is a licensed, board-certified genetic counselor, who specializes in the field of reproductive […]

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Preserving The Fertility Of Young Chemo Patients

Listen Listening… 0:00 / 4:39 Six-year-old Mylah Bryant has a blood disease (aplastic anemia) that required chemotherapy and a bone marrow transplant at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Not only did doctors discuss making her well, they asked her parents if they wanted to preserve tissue so she could reproduce years later without the damaging […]

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Child cancer patient in Kansas City freezes ovarian tissue

Source:  www.cjonline.com February 10, 2017 – At 8 years old and with leukemia, Jhayliegh Rosales is years away from thinking about having her first baby. When the ebullient second-grader checked into Children’s Mercy Hospital recently in preparation for a bone marrow transplant, she’d placed a pink cap over where her brown hair used to be. […]

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Facing a cancer diagnosis: empowering parents to speak with adolescents about sperm banking

December, 2017 – Article courtesy of Fertility & Sterility, Vol. 108, Issue 6, Pages 957-958 Both pediatric oncologists and reproductive urologists sharea joint responsibility to educate, treat, and advocate for maleadolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer patients whorequire gonadotoxic therapy. The importance of fertilitypreservation coincides with the ever-growing number ofpediatric cancer survivors, because most children […]

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 ReproTech Collaborates with Fertility Preservation Trust

ReproTech, Ltd., the industry leader in safe storage of cryopreserved reproductive tissue, and Fertility Preservation Trust, a venture of Ashley W. Pittman, PLLC, have come together to offer the opportunity to create a special trust to reflect unique disposition wishes for families’ frozen reproductive tissues. Fertility Preservation Trust, a recent addition to ReproTech services, connects […]

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Some transgender youth preserve fertility by banking sperm or eggs

Before they transition, some transgender youth preserve fertility by banking sperm or eggs  Source: Chicago Tribune, full story at www.chicagotribune.com The summer after high school, Kacey Cabanban came out as transgender and was about to begin the transition to live as a man. But first the teen who grew up in north suburban Wauconda faced […]

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Why Working Women Are Freezing Their Eggs

In 2012, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine finally lifted the “experimental” tag from egg freezing, since the process had become safe and extremely effective for using harvested eggs for in-vitro fertilization. Now it seems that egg freezing is all the rage with working women across the U.S., but why? Is it because working women are simply […]

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ReproTech Participates in Experiment to Study Cryostorage Tank Performance

Published: October 24, 2019 – ReproTech, Ltd. CEO, Brent Hazelrigg, contributed to this experiment and article in the Journal of Assisted Reproduction & Genetics that provided useful information about cryostorage tank performance after an induced vacuum failure. Assisted Reproduction Technologies Click here for the link to the abstract. Cryostorage tank failures: temperature and volume loss over time […]

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Storing Frozen Embryos From First IVF Treatment May Be an Advantage

Women Have Good Chances of a Second IVF Pregnancy May 8, 2020/ Source: Amanda D’Ambrosio, MedPage Today – Women who conceived their first child via assisted reproductive technology (ART) and returned for a second baby had better than even probability of getting pregnant again, according to a large population-based study. After six complete cycles, women […]