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The Fertility Preservation Program in Pittsburgh (https://fertilitypreservationpittsburgh.org/), a member of the Oncofertility Consortium, is enrolling patients for ovarian tissue transplantation. This IRB-approved experimental protocol is open to:

  • Women between the ages of 18-45 years;
  • Who have previously cryopreserved and stored cortical ovarian tissue that is available for autologous transplantation (transplantation back into their own body);
  • Who have ovarian insufficiency;
  • Who are candidates for pregnancy;
  • Who have written clearance for the procedure from the physician treating the...
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WGN TV 9 Medical Watch discusses the newest research being done by the Oncofertility Consortium! For the full story and video, click here! English Not sex-specific News Article Not age-specific 2 ...
In a release dated July 14, 2009, NIH discusses the implications of Oncofertility Research. New Technique Could Sustain Cancer Patients’ Fertility Researchers Grow Immature Egg Cells in the Laboratory for 30 DaysResearchers funded by the National ...
A new paper on fertility preservation is featured in Wired Magazine! A new paper by members of the Oncofertility Consortium is featured in this week's Wired Magazine.  "A Fertility First: Human Egg Cells Grow Up in Lab" talks about a new ...
Brazilian publication IstoE highlights the work done by the Oncofertility Consortium. IstoE discusses how the Oncofertility Consortium is bringing new hope to cancer patients in Brazil.  The article also highlights how the Consortium's patient ...
Northwestern Memorial Hospital offers crash course on the heart and professions available in the field. By Agnes Jasinski, Special to the Tribune June 24, 2009 Estela Mendez has become well-versed in the language of cardiology over the last few years, ...
The Consortium takes to the internet to inform the public about Oncofertility! Swing by our blog to read and comment about Oncofertility related issues! Subscribe to the blog's RSS feed in order to stay up to date. Visit the Oncofertility Consortium ...
Megan Faurot, Education Director for Northwestern's Women's Health Science Program (WHSP) and Oncofertility Saturday Academy, talks about educating the next generation of science leaders. Megan discusses her transition from teaching science at ...
Laurie Zoloth, director of the Center for Bioethics, Science and Society at Northwestern University and member of the Oncofertility Consortium's Bioethics team, receives prestigious award. Laurie Zoloth was honored by Northwestern University with an ...
"Family Planning When Cancer Intrudes" By Jane E. Brody, NYTIMES, April 21, 2009. The New York Times went in depth into the issues of fertility preservation for patients by taking a look at some of the issues surrounding the relationships ...
OSA sisters take to the air on Chicago's WGN to talk about their experiences in the Oncofertility Saturday Academy. On April 18, People to People, a community centered show on Chicago's WGN affiliate, highlighted the work done by the Young Women ...

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