May Gene Therapy: Making Decisions About Mosaic Embryos

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Preimplantation genetic screening (PGS) is a genetic test designed to improve in vitro fertilization (IVF) success rates by providing information about embryos' chromosomal health. Embryos with the correct number of chromosomes (called euploid) have a...

CooperGenomics Supports Advocating for Infertility

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Infertility impacts 1 in 8 couples*, yet many in the “fertile world” don’t understand the pain of infertility. It strains your marriage, your finances, your relationships, and your sense of self-worth. It’s particularly difficult when...

A Bundle of Money for a Bundle of Joy: Ways to Afford IVF

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“If the two of you want to have a biological child together, IVF is your only option.” When I heard this for the first time, I was inundated with emotion, but I finally felt like...

How Mosaicism is Rewriting the Classic PGS Tale

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I love fractured fairy tales. I assure you, it’s a thing. Think Wicked by Gregory Macguire (though my personal favorites are the Insanity Series by Cameron Jace and The Land of Stories by Chris Colfer)....

PGS 102 – What to Expect on Your PGS Report Card

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From what I’ve gathered, infertility treatment is a lot like high school: it’s highly hormonal, everyone’s in your business, and there’s nothing but test after test after test. I’d term it “Infertility High”, as goodness...

Have an Infertility Free Valentine’s Day!

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Infertility is not romantic. IVF is not sexy. Well, if you yourself are attractive, I guess it could be, but needles, hormones, and hospital gowns (even with the best of bodies) aren’t ideal when one...

Build Your Family Celebrity Style!

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Perhaps it was a well-intended co-worker at a holiday party or a family member at Christmas dinner who asked, “So, when are you having kids?” while you were innocently sipping your eggnog. If starting or...

CooperGenomics’ Holiday Gift to You

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Happy holidays to all of our readers! We’re excited to share our new and improved blog with all of you! As you can see, we have an updated layout, but rest assured that we’ve kept...