Prospects of Rescuing Young Eggs for Oncofertility.

Prospects of Rescuing Young Eggs for Oncofertility.

Trends Endocrinol Metab. 2020 Aug 14;:

Authors: Bertoldo MJ, Smitz J, Wu LE, Lee HC, Woodruff TK, Gilchrist RB

Abstract

Childhood cancer patients undergoing cancer therapy can be rendered infertile during adulthood. With more girls surviving cancer, fertility preservation in young cancer patients is a major clinical challenge. Advances in egg culture may offer benefits for the fertility of these patients in the future.

PMID: 32807599 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]