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Can ‘sperm races’ help IVF succeed?

Perhaps, according to a presentation at the American Physical Society March Meeting in March. A microchip device that pits sperm racing against one another is being developed by Afrouz Ataei from Florida Atlantic University and may help to improve IVF … Continue reading

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Watching sperm in 3D

Picture this: fertility doctors taking 3-D movies of living sperm to determine which ones are more likely to successfully fertilize an egg. European researchers have developed just such a system, which shows the sperm’s movement and behavior in real time … Continue reading

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