An alternative to PVP for slowing sperm prior to ICSI.

@article{Balaban2003AnAT,
  title={An alternative to PVP for slowing sperm prior to ICSI.},
  author={Basak Balaban and Kristina Lundin and Jane Margaret Morrell and Henrik Tjellstr{\"o}m and Bulent Urman and Paul V. Holmes},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={2003},
  volume={18 9},
  pages={1887-9}
}
BACKGROUND There is a growing awareness of potential problems in exposing sperm to polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) to slow their motility, a procedure commonly used prior to ICSI. The study presented here evaluates an alternative product for slowing sperm motility, which contains hyaluronate, a substance found naturally in the reproductive tract. METHODS… CONTINUE READING