Human embryo features that influence the success of cryopreservation with the use of 1,2 propanediol

Lassalle B, Testart J, and Renard J.P. Human embryo features that influence the success of cryopreservation with the use of 1,2 propanediol. Fertility and Sterility, 1985. 

Does oocyte banking for anticipated gamete exhaustion influence future relational and reproductive choices? A follow-up of bankers and non-bankers

Stoop D, Maes E, Polyzos N.P, Verheyen G, Tournaye H, Nekkebroeck J. Does oocyte banking for anticipated gamete exhaustion influence future relational and reproductive choices? A follow-up of bankers and non-bankers, Human Reproduction, 2015.

Delivery rate using cryopreserved oocytes is comparable to conventional in vitro fertilization using fresh oocytes: potential fertility preservation for female cancer patients

Grifo J.A, Noyes N. Delivery rate using cryopreserved oocytes is comparable to conventional in vitro fertilization using fresh oocytes: potential fertility preservation for female cancer patients, Fertility and Sterility, 2010.

Comparison of concomitant outcome achieved with fresh and cryopreserved donor oocytes vitrified by the Cryotop method

Cobo A, Kuwayama M, Perez S, Ruiz A, Pellicer A, Remohi J. Comparison of concomitant outcome achieved with fresh and cryopreserved donor oocytes vitrified by the Cryotop method. Fertility and Sterility, 2008.

Embryo development of fresh ‘versus’ vitrified metaphase II oocytes after ICSI: a prospective randomized sibling-oocyte study

Rienzi L, Romano S, Albricci L, Maggiulli R, Capalbo A, Baroni E, et al. Embryo development of fresh ‘versus’ vitrified metaphase II oocytes after ICSI: a prospective randomized sibling-oocyte study. Hum Reproduction, 2010.’

Comparison of survival and embryonic development in human oocytes cryopreserved by slow-freezing and vitrification

Cao YX, Xing Q, Li L, Cong L, Zhang ZG, Wei ZL, et al. Comparison of survival and embryonic development in human oocytes cryopreserved by slow-freezing and vitrification. Fertility and Sterility, 2009.

Prospective randomized comparison of human oocyte cryopreservation with slow-rate freezing or vitrification

Smith GD, Serafini PC, Fioravanti J, Yadid I, Coslovsky M, Hassun P, et al. Prospective randomized comparison of human oocyte cryopreservation with slow-rate freezing or vitrification.  Fertility and Sterility, 2010

Use of cryo-banked oocytes in an ovum donation programme: a prospective, randomized, controlled, clinical trial

Cobo A, Meseguer M, Remohi J, Pellicer A. Use of cryo-banked oocytes in an ovum donation programme: a prospective, randomized, controlled, clinical trial. Human Reproduction, 2010.

Clinical application of oocyte vitrification: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Cobo A, Diaz C. Clinical application of oocyte vitrification: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials, Fertility and Sterility, 2011.

Over  900  oocyte  cryopreservation babies  born  with  no  apparent  increase  in  congenital  anomalies

Noyes  N,  Porcu  E,  Borini  A.  Over  900  oocyte  cryopreservation babies  born  with  no  apparent  increase  in  congenital  anomalies, Reproductive Biomedicine Online, 2009.

Long-term cryopreservation of human oocytes does not increase embryonic aneuploidy

Goldman K.N,  Kramer Y, Hodes-Wertz B, Noyes N, McCaffrey C, Grifo J.A. Long-term cryopreservation of human oocytes does not increase embryonic aneuploidy, Fertility and Sterility, 2015.

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: steps to maximize success and minimize effect for assisted reproductive outcome

Gera P.S, Tatpati L.L, Allemand M.C, Wentworth M.A, Coddington C.C. Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: steps to maximize success and minimize effect for assisted reproductive outcome, Fertility and Sterility, 2010.

The nature of aneuploidy with increasing age of the female partner: a review of 15,169 consecutive trophectoderm biopsies evaluated with comprehensive chromosomal screening

Jason M. Franasiak J.M, Forman E.J, Hong K.H, Werner M.D, Upham K.M, Treff N.R, Scott R.T. The nature of aneuploidy with increasing age of the female partner: a review of 15,169 consecutive trophectoderm biopsies evaluated with comprehensive chromosomal screening, Fertility and Sterility, 2014.

Optimal timing for elective egg freezing

Mesen T.B, Mersereau J.E, Kane J.B, Steiner A.Z. Optimal timing for elective egg freezing, Fertility and Sterility, 2015.

Long-term cryostorage does not adversely affect the outcome of oocyte thawing cycles

Parmegiani L, Garello C, Granella F, Guidetti D, Bernardi S, Cognigni GE, et al. Long-term cryostorage does not adversely affect the outcome of oocyte thawing cycles. Reproductive Biomedicine Online, 2009.

Successful live birth from oocytes after more than 14 years of cryopreservation

Urquiza M.F, Carretero I, Cano Carabajal P.R, Pasqualini R.A, Felici M.M, Pasqualini R.S, Quintans C.J. Successful live birth from oocytes after more than 14 years of cryopreservation, Journal of Assisted Reproductive Genetics, 2014.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, American Society for Reproductive Medicine, Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, 2012 Assisted Reproductive Technology National Summary Report, 2014.

Fertility preservation for non-medical reasons – controversial, but increasingly common

Von Wolff M, Germeyer A, Nawroth F. Fertility preservation for non-medical reasons – controversial, but increasingly common, Deutsches Arzteblatt International, 2015.