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donation

[dō′nā·shən]
(mycology)
In conjugation, a process involving a nonconjugative plasmid and a conjugative plasmid in which the latter provides the missing conjugative function to the former so that the former may be transferred.
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Most of the women in each group reported that they did not have enough knowledge about oocyte donation to make a decision.
Oocyte donation is suggested to these women with severe DOR according to the routine protocols in our center.
Attitudes of Christians and Muslims to an oocyte donation program in Iran.
Three hundred cycles of oocyte donation at the University of Southern California: assessing the effect of age and infertility diagnosis on pregnancy and implantation rates.
Oocyte donation continued to grow throughout the 1990s and 2000s.
Sauer must be aware that many reputable oocyte donation programs across the country already paid similar rates to egg donors.
From 30 countries, 923 clinics reported 418,111 treatment cycles including: in-vitro fertilisation [IVF, 118,074), intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI, 203,329), frozen embryo replacement (79,140), oocyte donation (11,475), pre-implantation genetic diagnosis/screening (5,846) and in vitro maturation (247).
They cover a range of assistive reproductive technologies, including in vitro fertilization, oocyte and embryo cryopreservation, and oocyte donation.
According to Greenfeld, on the North American continent alone, "a 1993 registry of births from assisted reproductive technologies reported that in that 1 year alone there were 135 oocyte donation programs in the United States and Canada, resulting in 227 live-born infants" (p.
The ability to do IVF under ultrasound guidance with conscious sedation, the safety of controlled ovarian stimulation, and the availability of women willing to undergo an IVF cycle continue to increase the number of oocyte donation cycles performed (see Table 3).
We also retrospectively analyzed and compared the results obtained with the two methods for 80 sera obtained on day 3 of the menstrual cycle from women selected for the oocyte donation program at our IVF center (11).