In the conventional IVF process, the egg is incubated together with the sperm in a laboratory dish with the optimal conditions for fertilization. The fastest sperm will be able to fertilize the egg by itself and give rise to an embryo.
By Ana Mª Villaquirán Villalba M.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Andrea Rodrigo B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Blanca Paraíso M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Mireia Poveda García B.Sc. (embryologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Romina Packan (invitra staff).
Last Update: 02/06/2020