In vitro maturation of human oocytes for assisted reproduction.

@article{Jurema2006InVM,
  title={In vitro maturation of human oocytes for assisted reproduction.},
  author={Marcus W Jurema and Daniela Guimar{\~a}es Nogueira},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2006},
  volume={86 5},
  pages={1277-91}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe and evaluate the current practice of in vitro maturation of oocytes for assisted reproduction. DESIGN Review of the available and relevant literature regarding in vitro maturation of oocytes. CONCLUSION(S) In vitro maturation of human oocytes retrieved from antral ovarian follicles is an emerging procedure quickly being incorporated into the realm of assisted reproductive technologies. This new technology has several potential advantages over traditional controlled… CONTINUE READING