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Eeva 12-well Dish Study (NDS)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Progyny, Inc. Identifier:
First received: July 2, 2012
Last updated: January 9, 2014
Last verified: January 2014
The purpose of this study is to demonstrate that the Eeva™ System is compatible with the Eeva 12-well Dish.

Condition Intervention
Device: In-vitro fertilization using Eeva

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Eeva 12-well Dish Study

Further study details as provided by Progyny, Inc.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To validate and develop the Eeva Software. [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
    The clinical image data (embryos images) will be used to develop the Eeva System Software. The Eeva software validation will consist in comparing the specificity of the Eeva System Software Blastocyst Prediction from the Eeva 12-well Dish to the specificity of the Eeva System Software from the Eeva 25-well Dish (the specificity of the Eeva System Software from the Eeva 25-well Dish was previously determined during the Eeva System Study TST-1788-r).

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Specificity and sensitivity and 95% confidence intervals of the Eeva System Software and the Embryologist Panel (also referred to as Panel) measurements will be computed. [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

Other Outcome Measures:
  • The postive/negative (in-window/out-window) agreement of the Eeva Software and Panel measurements will be compared. [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  • The Mean Absolute Difference (MAD) will be calculated between each observer (Eeva Software, Panelist 1, Panelist 2, and Panelist 3) [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  • Bland Altman plots for the differences between each observer. [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

Enrollment: 17
Study Start Date: June 2012
Study Completion Date: August 2012
Primary Completion Date: August 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Women undergoing IVF treatment
Women undergoing IVF treatment
Device: In-vitro fertilization using Eeva
Eeva will image embryos through cleavage stage (Day 3). Embryologists will use Eeva results along with traditional morphological grading to assist in selecting embryo(s) for transfer or freezing.

Detailed Description:

This study is designed to demonstrate that the Eeva System Software successfully tracks the embryo images and identifies the timing of key developmental events using the Eeva 12-well Dish.

This is a prospective, observational, blinded, single arm, nonrandomized, single center clinical study. Images of developing embryos and Eeva predictions will be blinded to embryologists and physicians


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Women in the United States who undergo IVF treatment

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Women undergoing fresh in vitro fertilization treatment using their own eggs or donor eggs.
  • Subject is at least 18 years of age.
  • Subject has basal antral follicle count (BAFC) ≥ 12 prior to stimulation cycle.
  • Subjects has basal FSH < 11 IU
  • Fertilization using only ejaculated sperm (fresh or frozen) - no surgically removed sperm.
  • Subject has at least 8 normally fertilized eggs (2PN)
  • Willing to have all 2PN embryos monitored by Eeva
  • Willing to comply with study protocol and procedures and able to speak English.
  • Willing to provide written informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Reinseminated eggs.
  • History of cancer.
  • Gestational carriers.
  • Planned preimplantation genetic diagnosis or preimplantation genetic screening.
  • Previously enrolled in this study
  • Concurrent participation in another clinical study.
  • Any other reason the Investigator believes the subject should not participate in the clinical study.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01635036

United States, California
HRC Fertility
Encino, California, United States, 91436
Sponsors and Collaborators
Progyny, Inc.
Principal Investigator: Robert Boostanfar, MD HRC Fertility
  More Information

Responsible Party: Progyny, Inc. Identifier: NCT01635036     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2012-AUX-001
TST-1736-p ( Other Identifier: Auxogyn, Inc. )
Study First Received: July 2, 2012
Last Updated: January 9, 2014

Keywords provided by Progyny, Inc.:
in vitro fertilization
assisted reproduction techniques
noninvasive imaging of embryos
time lapse imaging of embryos
traditional morphological grading of embryos
prediction of blastocyst formation
male factor female factor
embryo viability

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Genital Diseases, Male
Genital Diseases, Female processed this record on April 25, 2017