Washington Post, March 9, 2018 https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/thousands-of-eggs-embryos-possibly-damaged-at-ohio-hospital/2018/03/09/d5bd6bee-2391-11e8-946c-9420060cb7bd_story.html?utm_term=.723cd706c234 CLEVELAND — An Ohio hospital where approximately 2,000 frozen eggs and embryos may have been damaged by a storage tank malfunction has apologized to patients and said it will do “everything possible to address the … [Read more...]
Archives for March 2018
YOUR EMBRYOS ARE SAFE!
Sunday, March 11, 2018 Following the most unfortunate incidents in Cleveland and San Francisco, where embryo storage tanks malfunctioned and an undisclosed number of stored embryos were allegedly damaged, I reviewed our own lab's safety measures to ascertain that it cannot happen at our Institute. The many tiers of safeguards against such an event (one of the worst nightmares for patients and medical staff alike) make it extremely unlikely … [Read more...]