Ovarian Tissue Vitrification : Modalities , Challenges and Potentials

  title={Ovarian Tissue Vitrification : Modalities , Challenges and Potentials},
  author={Sarah E Posillico and Amr A Kader and Tommaso Falcone and Ashok Agarwal},
Ovarian tissue cryopreservation is the key step towards the establishment of an ovarian tissue bank or the preservation of ovarian tissue for patients scheduled for gonadotoxic cancer therapies, aiming for fertility restoration later on. Conventional cryopreservation, or slow freezing, has been the mainstay of ovarian tissue cryopreservation. Vitrification has recently emerged as a new trend for biological specimen preservation. It has shown increasing success over slow freezing, especially… CONTINUE READING


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