When undergoing ovarian puncture to obtain the eggs, the partner of the patient leaves a sample of his semen to be processed. This sperm sample is capacitated in the andrology laboratory in order to eliminate the seminal plasma and keep only the highest quality sperm.
Processing the semen sample
By Gorka Barrenetxea Ziarrusta MD, PhD (gynecologist), María de Las Heras Martínez BSc, MSc (clinical embryologist), Zaira Salvador BSc, MSc (embryologist) and Marie Tusseau (invitra staff).
Last Update: 10/15/2020