Preimplantation genetic diagnosis

  • Yury Verlinsky
  • Published 1996 in Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics


Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD), based on testing of oocytes or preimplantation stage embryos for genetic abnormalities following in vitro fertilization (IVF), was introduced over two decades ago by pioneering groups like the ones of Yury Verlinsky [1,2] and Alan Handyside [3]. Driven by technology, the use of PGD has grown immensely and increases… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02072526


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