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What is embryo vitrification? How and when is this procedure used?

Edurne Martínez Sanz B.Sc., M.Sc.

 Edurne Martínez Sanz B.Sc., M.Sc.
Senior Clinical Embryologist

Educational background

  • Certificate in Medical Genetics from the University of Valencia (UV) since 2014
  • Certificate of Clinical Embryologist from the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) since 2013
  • Master's Degree in Biotechnology from the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI) and the University of Valencia (UV)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Biochemistry from the University of Navarra

Professional experience

  • Embryology Lab Director of Reproducción Bilbao (2014-present)
  • Coordinator or Preimplantation Genetic Program (PGD) at Quirónsalud Bilbao
  • Clinical embryologist at IVI Vigo
  • Clinical embryologist at IVI Madrid (2009-2010)

Scientific community involvement

Experience as a teacher:

  • Contributor of practical training program for biologist at Magister in Human Reproduction of the Complutense University of Madrid and the Spanish Fertility Society (SEF) (2011-present)
  • Participation at training program (theoretical-practical) in Human Assisted Reproduction of IKERGA (GU) (2011-present)


  • Miembro de la ejecutiva del Grupo de Interés de Salud Embrionaria de la SEF (2014-presente)

Latest articles and collaborations

Last Update: 08/01/2018