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Latest press and news

19 May 2013

The Embryoscope combines an incubator, a microscope and a time-lapse camera to provide IVF specialists with a continuous record of an embryo’s development.

24 April 2013

Sir Robert Edwards and Patrick Steptoe ere the IVF pioneers achieving the most significant advance in the history of reproductive medicine through IVF.

7 February 2013

Professor Michael Chapman comments on the findings of a British study released this week.

4 December 2012

Associate Professor Peter Illingworth, comments on the process involved in egg donation in Australia.

14 November 2012

IVFAustralia welcomes American Society for Reproductive Medicine announcing its position to lift the ‘experimental’ label from egg freezing.

10 November 2012

Associate Professor Gavin Sacks, IVF Australia, explains the treatment approach behind the ‘Bondi Protocol’.

9 November 2012

Associate Professor Peter Illingworth, comments on a shortage of sperm donors in New South Wales.

29 October 2012

Professor Michael Chapman comments on the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare report, Assisted reproductive technology in Australia and New Zealand.

17 June 2012

The results of the first randomised study into a form of PGD has found it increases the pregnancy rates in IVF patients.

7 May 2012

Medical Director of IVFAustralia Peter Illingworth comments on The University of Adelaide's study.

20 April 2012

VFAutralia's Medical Director A/Prof Peter Ilingworth reassures parents on the health of children conceived following IVF.

31 March 2012

IVFAustralia's response to Victorian Parliament Law Reform Committee's Final Report on the Inquiry into Access by Donor-Conceived People to Information

27 February 2012

Stem cells in the ovary which continue to create immature eggs throughout adulthood could offer hope in the future for women whose ovaries have been damaged.

5 February 2012

IVFAustralia supports the Australian scientific community's investigation into mitochondrial mutations to eradicate serious illness in children.

16 December 2011

IVFAustralia will commence a PCOS clinic at its Western Sydney Clinic in Mons Road, Westmead starting this month.

2 December 2011

Give your spare embryo away to help others.

11 November 2011

Couples who have repeated miscarriages and men with severe sperm problems, have been given renewed hope of having their own biological children.

9 November 2011

IVF treatment has become more popular and successful, with a rising trend of single instead of multiple births.

26 September 2011

Two sets of twins 2,000 miles apart with the same sperm donor in common meet up.

11 September 2011

Doctors are concerned over IVF twin births, saying multiple births carry greater risks to the mother and children.