Cryopreservation of Mammalian Gametes and Embryos [E-Book] : Methods and Protocols / edited by Zsolt Peter Nagy, Alex C. Varghese, Ashok Agarwal.
Agarwal, Ashok, (editor)
Nagy, Zsolt Peter, (editor) / Varghese, Alex C., (editor)
New York, NY : Humana Press, 2017
XII, 372 p. 145 illus., 119 illus. in color. online resource.
Methods in molecular biology ; 1568
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Table of Contents:
  • Historical Background on Gamete and Embryo Cryopreservation
  • Utility of Animal Models for Human Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation
  • Current Challenges in Immature Oocyte Cryopreservation
  • Role of Antioxidants and Antifreeze Proteins in Cryopreservation/Vitrification
  • Slow Freezing of Human Sperm
  • Technology of Aseptic Cryoprotectant-free Vitrification of Human ICSI Spermatozoa
  • Human Epididymal and Testicular Sperm Cryopreservation
  • Human Oocytes Slow-rate Freezing: Methodology
  • Slow Freezing and Thawing of Human Cleavage Stage Embryos
  • Human Oocyte Vitrification
  • Human Embryo Vitrification
  • Human Ovarian Tissue Slow Freezing
  • Human Ovarian Tissue Vitrification
  • Establishing an Oocyte Cryo Bank Network
  • Development of a Nationwide Network for Ovarian Tissue Crypreservation
  • Directional Freezing of Ovarian Tissue and Freeze-drying of Stem Cells for Fertility Preservation
  • Sterile Plate-Based Vitrification of Adherent Human Pluripotent Stem Cells and Their Derivatives Using the TWIST Method
  • Vitrification: A Reliable Method for Cryopreservation of Animal Embryos
  • Cryopreservation Effect on Genetic Function: Neonatal Outcomes
  • Gavi-Automated Vitrification Instrument
  • A. Cryotec® Vitrification Thawing
  • B. Solid Surface Vitrification
  • C. Automated Vitrification of Mammalian Embryos on a Digital Microfluidic Device
  • D. Irvine Scientific® Vitrification System
  • E. Rapid-i: Closed Vitrification Device by Vitrolife
  • F. Quinns Advantage Embryo Freeze Kit
  • G. Vitrification of Blastocysts Using VitriBlast and ThermoBlast Nidacon.