The Proteins That Determine IVF Success

(Asian Scientist) – Women who have difficulty getting pregnant often turn to in-vitro fertilization (IVF), but it doesn’t always work. Now scientists are taking a new approach to improve the technique by studying the proteins that could help ready a uterus for an embryo to implant in its wall.  Their report, published in the Journal of Proteome Research, could help researchers develop a new treatment that could potentially increase the success rate of IVF.

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