[ExI] ovary

Anders anders at aleph.se
Sat Aug 6 12:51:48 UTC 2016

Yup. People are doing this more and more.
There was a baby born from a frozen ovary in Edinburgh last month:

Even more radical is testis cryopreservation, intended to help 
prepubertal boys undergoing chemotherapy have a chance of becoming fathers:
It works in mice, at least:

I am involved in a loose network at Oxford University looking into 
cryopreservation - mostly modelling and ethics in my case - and a fair 
number of the members are reproductive biologists/doctors.

On 2016-08-06 01:26, William Flynn Wallace wrote:
> I read in Discover magazine that a woman facing chemotherapy had one 
> ovary removed and cryofrozen to protect the eggs.
> I am assuming that this is of interest to some in the group.
> bill w
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Dr Anders Sandberg
Future of Humanity Institute
Oxford Martin School
Oxford University

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