Safety of cryopreservation straws for human gametes or embryos: a preliminary study with human immunodeficiency virus-1.

@article{Bnifla2000SafetyOC,
  title={Safety of cryopreservation straws for human gametes or embryos: a preliminary study with human immunodeficiency virus-1.},
  author={J L B{\'e}nifla and H Letur-Kon{\"i}rsch and Gille Collin and Aviva Devaux and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}rique Kuttenn and Patrick Mad{\'e}l{\'e}nat and Françoise Brun-V{\'e}zinet and G{\'e}rard Feldmann},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={2000},
  volume={15 10},
  pages={2186-9}
}
The aim of this preliminary experimental study was to test the stability of cryopreservation straws to human immunodeficiency virus-1 (HIV-1). Three kinds of straws were tested: four polyvinyl chloride (PVC), four polyethylene terephthalate glycol (PETG) and 20 high-security ionomeric resin (IR). The PVC and PETG straws were sealed ultrasonically, and the… CONTINUE READING