'Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis 2018: Current Practice and Beyond', 9-10 November 2018
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Egg cell

A mature female reproductive cell, which contains half the genetic information needed to make a new human. Also known as an oocyte.

Articles using this Glossary Item

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Anonymous gamete donation to be banned in Ireland 16 July 2018 News
Scientists use CRISPR in human sperm cells 9 July 2018 News
Women freeze eggs waiting for partners, not for careers 9 July 2018 News
'Energising' patients' eggs for ICSI has no effect 3 July 2018 News
'Artificial ovary' for humans passes key milestone 2 July 2018 News
Australian Senate endorses mitochondrial donation 2 July 2018 News
Dr Roy Farquharson: On ESHRE, big data, IVF, and the downsides of taking a kilt to a conference 2 July 2018 Comment
From acupuncture to yoga: Can lifestyle choices improve the odds of IVF working for you? 25 June 2018 Comment
Four-fold rise in births to women over 50 in England and Wales 18 June 2018 News
TV Review: CBS 60 Minutes – 'CRISPR' 18 June 2018 Review
Stress during military conflict lowers sperm quality 11 June 2018 News
Canadian MP's bill to decriminalise surrogacy and donor payments 4 June 2018 News
Can lifestyle choices improve the odds of IVF working for you? 29 May 2018 Comment
Half of women who freeze eggs have regrets 29 May 2018 News
Traces of early-life trauma in men passed on in sperm 29 May 2018 News
Sperm proteins may help understand infertility 21 May 2018 News
Is genetic relatedness worth the risks and costs of mitochondrial replacement? 14 May 2018 Comment
Baby born through surrogacy removed from UK's oldest parents 8 May 2018 News
'Synthetic' mouse embryos created from stem cells 8 May 2018 News
The case for mandatory fertility counselling 8 May 2018 Comment
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Events using this Glossary Item

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Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
24 April 2010 10am-6pm London, UK
A workshop for lesbians/single women contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
12 April 2010 10am-4pm London, UK
A workshop for those contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
6 March 2010 10am-6pm Manchester, UK
A workshop for those contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
16 January 2010 10am-4pm London, UK
A workshop for those contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
21 November 2009 10am-6pm Midlands, UK
A workshop for those contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
7 November 2009 10am-6pm London, UK
A workshop for lesbians/single women contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
3 October 2009 10am-4pm London, UK
A workshop for those contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Preparation for Donor Conception Parenthood
5 September 2009 10am-6pm Manchester, UK
A workshop for those contemplating use of egg, sperm or embryo donation or currently having treatment...
Listening to Donors
22 July 2009 5pm-7.30pm The Hatton, 51-53 Hatton Garden, London EC1N 8HN, UK
A workshop for current, past or prospective sperm, egg or embryo donors...