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Cryopreservation of Porcine embryos

Representative image of cryopreserved embryos of the swine model: a) mature oocyte b) day 1 embryo c) day 4 embryo d) blastocyst from cryopreserved day 1 embryo with an intact zona pellucida excluding the lipid droplet. Scale bars=20 μm.

(Derived from original figure legend, based on article by Men et al. PMID 26309801)

Cryopreservation of embryos allows for embryos to be preserved at sub-zero temperatures. The embryo may be implanted when patient serum levels have normalised and the risk of OHSS progression is reduced.


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© Hongsheng Men et al. 2015; Published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. This Open Access article is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly credited.


--Mark Hill (talk) 12:05, 24 October 2015 (AEDT) While cryopreservation is relevant to OHSS project, why have you used a pig embryo image?

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