In the world’s most in-depth study of the final steps of egg maturation, the quality of a woman’s eggs was found to be significantly dependent on the important metabolic coenzyme called nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD+).Read more
WFIRM scientists were able to show that bioengineered uteri in an animal model developed the native tissue-like structures needed to support normal reproductive function.Read more
omen with premature ovarian insufficiency (POI) become estrogen deficient at an early age, which makes them more vulnerable to the loss of bone mineral density.Read more
Freezing and storing embryos during fertility treatment using a technique called vitrification is safe, although women are less likely toRead more
Differences in the rate that genetic mutations accumulate in healthy young adults could help predict remaining lifespan in both sexes and the remaining years of fertility in women, according to University of Utah Health scientists. Their study, believed to be the first of its kind, found that young adults who acquired fewer mutations over time lived about five years longer than those who acquired them more rapidly.
KKH-led research evaluated and demonstrated the safety and effectiveness of the novel clinical protocol to benefit women with threatened miscarriagesRead more
If you’re a cat owner, you might have heard of Toxoplasma gondii , a protozoan that sometimes infects humans throughRead more