Survival of ovarian allografts in an experimental animal model.

  title={Survival of ovarian allografts in an experimental animal model.},
  author={Roger G. Gosden},
  journal={Pediatric transplantation},
  volume={11 6},
Transplantation of ovarian tissue is a promising strategy for fertility preservation in young cancer patients with premature ovarian failure if they have cryopreserved their own tissue before undergoing gonadotoxic treatment. However, extension of ovary donation to children and adults seeking treatment for hypogonadism is controversial unless the tissue does not provoke an immune reaction or specific tolerance can be safely and effectively achieved. The survival of heterotopic ovarian… CONTINUE READING