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February 19, 2020/ Source:  BBC Science Focus Magazine – For the first time, a baby was born from an egg that was matured in vitro then frozen. A baby is believed to be the first in the world to be born after eggs were taken from his mother and matured in a lab before being frozen, scientists …

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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 after induced failure …

Reprotech’s Texas StormRoom

It’s official, ReproTech’s all-new StormRoom is now the safest little storehouse in Texas. We’ve recently re-located from Mesquite to our new state-of-the-art facility in Garland, Texas, and we didn’t just move a few tanks and boxes, we updated everything! We spared no expense creating a Texas StormRoom that is even further out of the path …

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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 …

Construction is under way on ReproTech’s all-new Texas StormRoom

At ReproTech we’re taking our commitment to providing safe and reliable cryostorage one step further. Our Texas location will be the fourth ReproTech facility equipped with an unprecedented level of protection against natural disasters. Our new Texas StormRoom™ is specially designed to endure category 5 hurricanes, F5 tornado wind speeds greater than 330 mph and …

HURRICANE IRMA INFORMATION

**UPDATE AS OF 09/13/2017** We are happy to report that ReproTech’s Florida cryostorage center, including all cryopreserved tissue, experienced no damage or effects of Hurricane Irma.  Our Florida office is up and running, business as usual. We followed our natural disaster protocols, which included storing all specimens in our Category 5 Hurricane Safe Room, certified to withstand …

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ReproTech, Ltd., the leading cryobank specializing in long-term storage of human reproductive tissue (sperm, eggs, embryos and ovarian and testicular tissue), has reached an agreement with Coastal Fertility Medical Center in Irvine, CA. Coastal Fertility Medical Center joins the more than 100 facilities included in ReproTech’s Fertility Preservation Network. The growing network of fertility centers …

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The disposition of embryos and continued contact with the patient is a significant issue within the embryo storage community. Recently a study was published in the Journal of Fertilization: In Vitro, IVF Worldwide, Reproductive Medicine, Genetics & Stem Cell Biology, which focused on one program’s experience with contacting patients about embryos in storage. The goal …

Thousands of abandoned embryos and sperm samples set for destruction

Article courtesy of http://www.theprovince.com. Thousands of orphaned sperm samples and embryos are set for destruction after a B.C. fertility clinic closed. Nearly 3,000 sperm and more than 1,000 embryos are in cold storage at the cost of almost $2,000 a day after the government-owned Vancouver clinic shut down in November. The Provincial Health Services Authority, which …