In the Russian Federation, sperm donors can be anonymous or non-anonymous. Thus, donor recruitment is done either by the fertility clinic in the former case, or by the intended parents themselves in the latter.
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Despite sperm donors remain usually anonymous, Russian regulations governing assisted conception allow a relative or close friend to be chosen as a sperm donor.
Russian law allows assisted reproduction treatment with donor eggs or donor sperm. Donor can remain anonymous, in which case identifiable information is not revealed to recipients. It can also be a friend or relative of the patients in case non-anonymous donor conception is the chosen type.
Sperm donation is allowed in Russia, which means that undergoing an IVF cycle using donor sperm is allowed when patients are single women or a heterosexual couple.