A NEW YEAR. A NEW DECADE. A NEW STANDARD.
It’s the opening days of a new year and a new decade. As I began planning for what I believe will be an outstanding 2020, the recent holiday break provided me with an opportunity to reflect on the history of reproductive medicine. The year 1969 brought us the first report of the in vitro fertilization of a human oocyte – a game-changer. To obtain sperm for that pioneering work, Edwards centrifuged and washed the semen sample. Thus, at the dawn of ART, there was spinning. Read More