SpermComet provides insight into male infertility

Prof Sheena Lewis helped to develop SpermComet

Poor sperm quality is a major cause of infertility, yet men are frequently left out of the fertility conversation and it is still seen by many as a “female issue”, according to Professor Sheena E. M. Lewis of Queen’s University Belfast. Her research has led to the development of SpermComet, a test of DNA quality. Here she explains the need for the test.Continue reading

Embryology team presents at ACE

Embryology feat

The embryology department at Bourn Hall Clinic is continually evaluating its approach to treatment and looking at ways to further improve its excellent success rates. The team will be presenting results from a recent evaluation at the Association of Clinical Embryologists conference (ACE) on 5-6 January 2016.Continue reading