Key Fertility Terms Explained: Your IVF Glossary

In the field of fertility, we understand that there are a lot of terms, acronyms and abbreviations to keep track of and understand - so here's our easy-to-read IVF glossary.

CREATE Fertility nominated for the London Business School Real Innovation Award

CREATE Fertility have been nominated for the London Business School Real Innovation Award.

CREATE Fertility pioneers use of tamoxifen tablets in IVF treatment with 20% success rate for women with low egg reserve

This year Professor Geeta Nargund and her team at CREATE Fertility presented an analysis of a study with the use of tamoxifen tablets in IVF treatment on 31 women with the average age of 40, and a low egg reserve (AMH lower than 4 pmol/l).

Professor Geeta Nargund talks gene editing of human embryos and its implications

A recent scientific study has successfully demonstrated the ability to alter defective DNA in human embryos, with the objective of removing genetic mutations. This breakthrough development presents the opportunity to facilitate new research into the prevention of many genetic disorders.

Male sperm count plummets by alarming 50% in last 40 years

Plummeting sperm counts could result in human extinction, doctors warn. We're calling for more fertility education to help raise awareness and prevent future infertility.

NHS to stop funding IVF treatment in Bristol

The North Bristol NHS Trust has told its patients that they are planning to discontinue the provision of IVF treatment at the end of November.

What is PCOS and what does it mean if you're hoping to start a family?

Professor Geeta Nargund, CREATE Fertility's Medical Director talks about treatment options if you have PCOS and are struggling to get pregnant.

Planning to have fertility treatment abroad?

Read Professor Geeta Nargund's top tips to ensure you're getting the best treatment when going abroad for fertility treatment.

'Missing men' and 'leftover women'

Read Professor Geeta Nargund's latest comments on the reasons women are choosing to freeze their eggs.