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Egg donation: IVF with donated eggs

“I’m a donor because I was bor thanks to a sperm donor”

“I’m a donor because I was bor thanks to a sperm donor”

What is your main motivation for donating your eggs? I was born thanks to a sperm donor, and this is what motivates me to make this same altruistic gesture and thus help other women to […]

Egg donation at Instituto Bernabeu: features that make it unique

Egg donation at Instituto Bernabeu: features that make it unique

Instituto Bernabeu is a leading clinic in the field of egg donation. This is due to our excellent results, audited every year by two external certifying companies and provides our patients with the guarantee of a flawless […]

Assisted Reproduction legislation for women without a male partner

Assisted Reproduction legislation for women without a male partner

In modern society, the increasing demand for assisted reproduction techniques from single women and same-sex couples has become a reality. From the perspective of reproduction, women only need to receive the male gamete (sperm). For […]

How do genetics and epigenetics affect the embryo?

How do genetics and epigenetics affect the embryo?

What are genetics and epigenetics? Genetics and epigenetics are two, closely-related branches of biology. The former is much more well known and consists of studying how hereditary characteristics are passed on from generation to generation. DNA is the […]

Egg Donation, solidarity and life

Egg Donation, solidarity and life

Solidarity can be carried out in very different areas of life and society: supporting initiatives of NGOs or associations, or dedicating some of our time to community service in our neighbourhood or town or simply carrying out daily […]

Single mother by choice

Single mother by choice

The increase in new types of family units over the last few decades has been one of the world’s most significant changes. For various reasons, the single parent family, is one of the most common […]

Does the egg donor age affect the egg donation treatment results?

Does the egg donor age affect the egg donation treatment results?

From the first patient’s pregnancy with another woman’s eggs in 1983, almost 40 years ago, the egg donation has probably become the most demanded technique in fertility clinics for those couples who otherwise will not […]

Importance of the Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD’s) detection in sperm and egg donors

Importance of the Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD’s) detection in sperm and egg donors

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are produced, in most cases, by viruses, bacteria and fungi, which are transmitted by unprotected intercourse, including vaginal, oral or anal sex. In addition, in pregnant women, they can be transmitted […]

Blastocyst embryo: What it is, advantages, types and classification according to its quality

Blastocyst embryo: What it is, advantages, types and classification according to its quality

What is a blastocyst A blastocyst is a 5/6 day embryo with a complex cell structure consisting of approximately 200 cells. The blastocyst stage is the stage of development prior to the implantation of the […]

The advantages of not delaying motherhood and the risks of postponing it

The advantages of not delaying motherhood and the risks of postponing it

Did you know that if you’ve just turned 40, by your next birthday you will have lost about half of your fertility you have at this moment? From the age of 36, you lose 2% […]

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