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Impact of Culture Medium on Embryo Quality

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01094314
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 26, 2010
Last Update Posted : March 26, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University Hospital, Gasthuisberg

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to compare two culture media.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Embryo Development Other: embryo culture medium Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 790 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Study Start Date : January 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2009

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: sequential medium Other: embryo culture medium
comparison between two types of embryo culture medium
Active Comparator: single medium Other: embryo culture medium
comparison between two types of embryo culture medium



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. embryo quality: number and size of blastomeres, degree of fragmentation [ Time Frame: day 1 -day 3 ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 3 Days   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Embryos of patients younger than 36 years old

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Embryos of patients older than 36 years old

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01094314


Locations
Belgium
University Hospital Leuven, Catholic University Leuven
Leuven, Belgium, 3000
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Gasthuisberg

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Thomas D'Hooghe, Prof, MD, PhD, University Hospital Gasthuisberg Leuven
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01094314     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ML4562
First Posted: March 26, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 26, 2010
Last Verified: March 2010