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New fertility treatment at UZ Brussel is a world scoop

A woman who became infertile after chemotherapy for lymphatic cancer, gave birth to a healthy baby after a new combibation of different fertility techniques at UZ Brussel. Professor Michel De Vos of the Center for Reproductive Medicine (UZ Brussel) says this new application is not only safe but also very promising.

Multiple babies have been born following the use of the in-vitro maturation (IVM) technique as mentioned in the article. VUB and the industrial research fund council (IOF) has been funding joint research between Prof Michel De Vos and Prof Johan Smitz to further develop and optimize the IVM technique for a number of years.

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