Author: Sara Sanz
"The ER Map® test analyses the expression of 40 specific endometrial receptivity-related genes".
Author: Inés Abad
Director of the IVF laboratory, IVI Zaragoza, Spain
Born in Teruel (Spain), she began her career in the world of human reproduction after finishing her studies in Valencia. She has developed her entire career in IVI, first working in IVI Valencia, then moving to one of their centres in Madrid, to end up in IVI Zaragoza, where she is currently working.
“It still seems miraculous to me that small group of cells eventually developing and becoming a baby”
Embryologist Media is pleased to count on the presence of Lidón Carretero, who works as a geneticist at Geniality (Madrid, Spain). This company has recently made it possible, for the first time in Spain, to assist in the birth of a baby girl without the mutation responsible for the breast cancer her mother had suffered from years before. Under normal circumstances, this girl would have had high genetic predisposition to manifest the disease, just like her mother. However, and thanks to scientific progress, the girl is now a reference for future similar cases that could also become free of that same cancer-causing mutation.
Author: Sara Sanz
Embryologist Media wishes to give special thanks to Lidón Carretero and the entire team from Geniality, for sharing their knowledge and experience on the PGD approach, and for giving us the opportunity to spread this case to the community of ART specialists and the general public, as well.
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