Embryo Chromosome Testing

Couples trying for a baby using IVF might increase their chances of pregnancy by taking part in a trial at a fertility centre in Nottingham.

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Embryo chromosome testing in the Midlands could increase fertility rate

Couples planning to have IVF treatment for the first time are being encouraged to take part in a unique clinical trial at a Midlands Fertility Centre.

Doctors at the CARE clinic in Nottingham want to recruit 200 couples under the age of 35, and screen their embryos for chromosome abnormalities.

It's the first time in the world a trial like this has taken place, and doctors believe it could increase their pregnancy success rates by up to sixty per cent.

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