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The Modernization of Vitrification

Vitrification has changed how embryos and oocytes are cryopreserved, enabling higher survival rates than previous methods. However, with no significant advances in vitrification media in over a decade, there was a growing need to…

What Does Quality Control Mean to Your Laboratory?

By Rusty Pool, PhD, HCLD (ABB) Fertility Center of San Antonio A fascinating paper was published last year by Palmer and colleagues (Reprod Biomed Online. 2019; 39:63-74) describing the parameters of environmental…

Meeting the Evolving Challenges of Media Supply to the Cell and Gene Therapy Space

An interview with Jason C. Lin, FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific Director of Global Supply Chain   What are the major challenges in media production and supply to the cell therapy supply chain?

Comparing Embryo Culture Media

Trialing a new embryo culture medium is a common occurrence in the IVF laboratory. There are several commercial options for the two main types of media—single-step and sequential—that provide many opportunities for comparison. …

Cell Culture Media Suppliers: Regulatory Considerations for Advanced Therapies

What are the regulatory challenges and opportunities that exist in media production for cell and gene therapies? In this webinar, Marlin Frechette, Corporate Compliance & Quality Officer, FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific, discusses the importance of…

Regulatory Considerations for Raw Material Quality and Testing

What are the regulations and requirements that raw material suppliers need to understand to develop commercially viable advanced therapies? In a discussion led by Marlin Frechette, Corporate Compliance & Quality Officer (CQO), FUJIFILM Irvine…