Tecnobios Procreazione

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Organization: Tecnobios Procreazione
Country: Italy

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Artificial reproductive technology achievements for optimizing embryo quality
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Via Dante 15, 40125 Bologna, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1034:252-61. 2004
  2. doi Comparative analysis of the metaphase II spindle of human oocytes through polarized light and high-performance confocal microscopy
    Giovanni Coticchio
    Center for Reproductive Health, Tecnobios Procreazione, Bologna, Italy
    Fertil Steril 93:2056-64. 2010
  3. ncbi Anomalies in sperm chromatin packaging: implications for assisted reproduction techniques
    Nicoletta Tarozzi
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Via Dante 15, Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 18:486-95. 2009
  4. ncbi Comparison of IVF and ICSI when only few oocytes are available for insemination
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 19:270-5. 2009
  5. doi The efficacy and safety of human oocyte cryopreservation by slow cooling
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Bologna, Italy
    Semin Reprod Med 27:443-9. 2009
  6. ncbi Vitrification may increase the rate of chromosome misalignment in the metaphase II spindle of human mature oocytes
    G Coticchio
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Via Dante 15, 40125 Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 19:29-34. 2009
  7. ncbi Sperm-hyaluronan-binding assay: clinical value in conventional IVF under Italian law
    Nicoletta Tarozzi
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Via Dante 15, I 40125 Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 19:35-43. 2009
  8. ncbi Impact of intracytoplasmic morphologically selected sperm injection on assisted reproduction outcome: a review
    Marco Nadalini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Via Dante 15, I 40125 Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 19:45-55. 2009
  9. doi Multicenter observational study on slow-cooling oocyte cryopreservation: clinical outcome
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Bologna, Italy
    Fertil Steril 94:1662-8. 2010
  10. doi Focus on breast and ovarian cancer
    A Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Bologna, Italy
    Placenta 29:184-90. 2008

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Publications21

  1. ncbi Artificial reproductive technology achievements for optimizing embryo quality
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Via Dante 15, 40125 Bologna, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1034:252-61. 2004
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  2. doi Comparative analysis of the metaphase II spindle of human oocytes through polarized light and high-performance confocal microscopy
    Giovanni Coticchio
    Center for Reproductive Health, Tecnobios Procreazione, Bologna, Italy
    Fertil Steril 93:2056-64. 2010
    ..To determine whether Polscope analysis can predict different spindle and chromosome configurations of the oocyte metaphase II (MII) spindle...
  3. ncbi Anomalies in sperm chromatin packaging: implications for assisted reproduction techniques
    Nicoletta Tarozzi
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Via Dante 15, Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 18:486-95. 2009
    ..Data are also provided to support the idea of a relationship between defective antioxidant system activity and impairment of chromatin packaging...
  4. ncbi Comparison of IVF and ICSI when only few oocytes are available for insemination
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 19:270-5. 2009
    ..0 versus 21.9%), implantation (14.4 versus 12.7%) and miscarriage rates (18.2 versus 28.6%) respectively. In conclusion, ICSI does not seem to yield better outcomes...
  5. doi The efficacy and safety of human oocyte cryopreservation by slow cooling
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Bologna, Italy
    Semin Reprod Med 27:443-9. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi Vitrification may increase the rate of chromosome misalignment in the metaphase II spindle of human mature oocytes
    G Coticchio
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Via Dante 15, 40125 Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 19:29-34. 2009
    ..4 +/- 2.6 microm) (P = 0.001). Therefore, under the conditions tested, vitrified-warmed oocytes maintain a MII spindle with a bipolar organization. However, chromosome alignment appears to be partly compromised...
  7. ncbi Sperm-hyaluronan-binding assay: clinical value in conventional IVF under Italian law
    Nicoletta Tarozzi
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Via Dante 15, I 40125 Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 19:35-43. 2009
    ..029) were found. The results underline the ability of hyaluronan to select spermatozoa with higher DNA integrity and morphology. Nevertheless, the clinical value of the HBA in the management of male infertility seems to be limited...
  8. ncbi Impact of intracytoplasmic morphologically selected sperm injection on assisted reproduction outcome: a review
    Marco Nadalini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Via Dante 15, I 40125 Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 19:45-55. 2009
    ..In addition, a brief analysis of preliminary data regarding the relationship between IMSI and assisted reproduction treatment outcome is presented...
  9. doi Multicenter observational study on slow-cooling oocyte cryopreservation: clinical outcome
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Bologna, Italy
    Fertil Steril 94:1662-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of oocyte cryopreservation by a single slow-cooling protocol involving sucrose (0.2 mol/L) in the freezing solution...
  10. doi Focus on breast and ovarian cancer
    A Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Bologna, Italy
    Placenta 29:184-90. 2008
    ..In this review we evaluated the relation between induction of ovulation and breast and ovarian cancer and then the possible options for fertility preservation in patients with these types of tumors...
  11. doi [Gamete quality and preserving fertility]
    A Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Bologna, Italy
    J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 37:S14-7. 2008
    ..Moreover, it seems that these results can be improved by the vitrification technique...
  12. doi Clinical efficiency of oocyte and embryo cryopreservation
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Bologna, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1127:49-58. 2008
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  13. ncbi Predictive factors for embryo implantation potential
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Via Dante 15, Bologna 40125, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 10:653-68. 2005
    ..In summary, selecting the best embryo for transfer is a decision that should be based on choices made during the different stages of assisted reproductive technologies...
  14. ncbi Tailoring FSH and LH administration to individual patients
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 11:283-93. 2005
    ..A therapeutic 'window' of LH concentrations, below which oestradiol production is inadequate and above which LH may be detrimental to follicular development has been described...
  15. ncbi Criteria to assess human oocyte quality after cryopreservation
    G Coticchio
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Via Dante 15, 40125 Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 11:421-7. 2005
    ..In summary, encouraging advances have been made in the field of oocyte cryopreservation, but presently no protocol can ensure standards of success and safety comparable to those guaranteed by embryo storage...
  16. ncbi Live birth after IVF in a 46-year-old woman
    Luca Dal Prato
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Via Dante 15, I 40125 Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 11:452-4. 2005
    ..At this age IVF is not a cost-effective treatment compared with oocyte donation, but it may be offered in countries in which gamete donation is forbidden...
  17. ncbi Sucrose concentration influences the rate of human oocytes with normal spindle and chromosome configurations after slow-cooling cryopreservation
    G Coticchio
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Bologna, Italy
    Hum Reprod 21:1771-6. 2006
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  18. ncbi Cumulative pregnancy rates resulting from the use of fresh and frozen oocytes: 7 years' experience
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Via Dante 15, 40125, Bologna, Italy Bologna
    Reprod Biomed Online 12:481-6. 2006
    ..This outcome provides valuable information for appraising the chances of clinical success when the option of embryo cryopreservation is not available...
  19. ncbi Sperm DNA fragmentation: paternal effect on early post-implantation embryo development in ART
    A Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Via Dante 15, Bologna, Italy
    Hum Reprod 21:2876-81. 2006
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  20. ncbi Truths and myths of oocyte sensitivity to controlled rate freezing
    G Coticchio
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Via Dante 15, 40125 Bologna, Italy
    Reprod Biomed Online 15:24-30. 2007
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  21. doi Cryopreservation of mature and immature oocytes
    Andrea Borini
    Tecnobios Procreazione, Centre for Reproductive Health, Bologna, Italy
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 53:763-74. 2010
    ..A randomized study in a comparable group of patients would be appropriate to define the best protocol to apply...