According to Dr. Miguel Dolz Arroyo, OB/GYN specialized in Reproductive Medicine, there exist different possibilities as regards the fate of unused embryos after an IVF process, including donating them to other couples for reproductive purposes, donating them for stem cell research, storing them for future cycles, or destroying them.
Miguel Dolz Arroyo, MD, PhD – Fate of unused embryos after IVF
By Andrea Rodrigo B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Elena Martín Hidalgo M.D. (gynecologist), Gorka Barrenetxea Ziarrusta M.D., Ph.D. (gynecologist), María de Las Heras Martínez B.Sc., M.Sc. (clinical embryologist), Miguel Dolz Arroyo M.D., Ph.D. (gynecologist) and Sandra Fernández B.A., M.A. (fertility counselor).
Last Update: 10/22/2018