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Dr. Francesca Duncan, Executive Director of the Center for Reproductive Science, was recently featured on a BBC podcast called the Naked Scientists where she discussed her recent discoveries in ovarian aging and what determines female fertility.The entire podcast Is Modern Life Affecting Fertility?  can be found here. The entire podcast explores the following questions: Are trends in modern living helping or harming our ability to reproduce? And how do factors affecting fertility differ between men and women? Plus, fighting brain tumours with artificial antibodies and are internet filters...

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Article in Human Reproduction Update translated into Chinese In 2010, members of the oncofertility community joined together discuss the past, present, and future of ovarian tissue research. This meeting resulted in the publication, " Current ...
On June 23rd, Matt Zachary (I'm Too Young for This), Jonny Imerman (Imerman Angels), and Kathleen Boss (Gilda's Club) led a discussion entitled, " Survivorship, Advocacy, and Identity in the Cancer Community." Click below to watch this ...
Watch the press release from the Endo 2011 Conference with Teresa K. Woodruff revealing the Oncofertility Consortium's new iPhone App, iSaveFertility. iSave fertility is a free mobile resource for health care providers and their patients to help ...
As a patient navigator at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, Kristin Smith guides newly diagnosed cancer patients through a hopeful process – preserving their future ability to have children in the face of life ...
"While the science of fertility preservation for adolescents with cancer is advancing, the social science research in this area is lacking. Specifically, there are only a small number of studies about the psychological reproductive concerns in the ...
A recent supplement of the magazine, Cancer, focuses on the specific needs of young cancer patients in Canada. The articles discuss how to increase outcomes in patients between 18 and 39 who are dealing with cancer. One article, by Hamish B. Wallace MD, ...
On May 16th, Richard Anderson, MD, PhD led a discussion entitled, " Female Fertility Preservation in Practice: Where We Are, and How We Got Here." Click below to watch his fascinating presentation. Female Fertility Preservation in Practice: ...
Dr Quinn, from the Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute and the University of South Florida, in Tampa, USA, has conducted surveys of oncologists' referral practices. The interview covers issues such as: How communication between patients and ...
 In a recent article entitled, " Two Chicks in a Lab with Eggs," previous Oncofertility Consortium postdoctoral fellows, Lisa Campo Engelstein, PhD and Sarah Rodriguez, PhD, discuss the importance of multidisciplinary work through their ...
Researchers at Oregon Health & Science University's Oregon National Primate Research Center may have good news for women at high-risk for ovarian cancer who also want to have children. The research suggests that a layer of cells, which serve as ...

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