The results obtained to date demonstrate that vitrification and devitrification of the oocytes preserves the initial quality of the oocyte in relation to the structure of its meiotic spindle and metaphase plate, as well as the potential necessary to support subsequent embryonic development.
Can freezing eggs cause them to have more chromosomal alterations?
By Carmen Ochoa Marieta M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist).
Last Update: 04/26/2022
Carmen Ochoa Marieta
M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc.
Bachelor's Degree in Medicine from the Basque Country University. PhD in Medicine & Surgery from the University of Murcia. Currently, she is the director of the Assisted Reproduction Unit of Centro de Estudios para la Reproducción (CER SANTANDER) in Santander, Spain, as well as the director of the Diagnostic Unit of Human Assisted Reproduction in Bilbao.