June 2021: Preimplantation genetic testing for aneuploidy: Can non-invasive approaches based on spent medium analysis replace classical trophectoderm biopsy?
Journal Club Global
The Journal Club Global discusses a Fertile Battle article recently published in Fertility and Sterility discussing the respective efficacy of classical trophectoderm biopsy and new ni-PGTA options.
Hosts Micah Hill and Dominique de Ziegler facilitate the discussion following the presentation of trophectoderm biopsy PGT-A by Paul Pirtea and ni-PGTA by Carmen Rubio. Additional discussantion includes experts in new ART developments including Catherine Racowsky, Laura Rienzi, and Richard T. Scott, Jr.
Questions and issues to be addressed during the event include:
- Safety of trophectoderm biopsy
- Respective validation of trophectoderm biopsy and ni-PGTA
- Risks of systematic transfer of blastocysts on day 6
- Optimal modalities of spent medium collection
Carmen Rubio, Ph.D.
Paul Pirtea, M.D.
Catherine Racowsky, Ph.D.
Laura Rienzi, Ph.D.
Richard Scott, M.D.
Dominique De Ziegler, M.D.
Micah Hill, D.O.