By Emily Mounts, MS, CGC; Director of Genomic Services + Genetic Counselor Preimplantation genetic screening (PGS, or Comprehensive Chromosome Screening, CCS) is now widely used in the IVF field to identify and transfer embryos free from major chromosome abnormalities. As aLearn more
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By Leslie Evans, MS, CGC; PGD Program Manager April 22-28, 2018 is National Infertility Awareness Week, a campaign founded by RESOLVE in 1989 to raise awareness about the disease of infertility and encourage the public to understand their reproductive health.Learn more
Perspectives in Genetic Counseling, the newsletter of the National Society of Genetic Counselors, published a Q&A with ORM Genomics Director, Emily Mounts, and her coauthor, Andria Besser from NYU, about their recent publication regarding chromosomal mosaicism in embryos, Counselling ConsiderationsLearn more
At Oregon Reproductive Medicine, the majority of our IVF patients choose to undergo comprehensive chromosome screening (CCS) on their embryos as part of their IVF cycle. While most embryos result as normal or abnormal, recent technological advances have created aLearn more