Fertility

CCRM Fertility Identifies Gene Variants that Can Help Predict Future Onset of Premature Diminished Ovarian Reserve

Global pioneer in fertility science, research and treatment’s breakthrough study nominated for Prize Paper at the 78th Annual ASRM Scientific Congress & Expo ANAHEIM, Calif., Oct. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In a breakthrough clinical study, CCRM Fertility has identified a subset of gene variants in individuals that can help predict the future onset of premature diminished ovarian reserve (DOR). The predictive DOR risk model developed by CCRM Fertility allows…

Univfy and LightStream Launch Program to Make Having a Baby More Attainable for the Growing Number of People Who Rely on Fertility Care to Have a Family

New fertility financing option combined with an artificial intelligence-enabled platform and IVF-expert concierge counseling empowers patients with lower and more predictable IVF costs and improved rates of pregnancy and birth. LOS ALTOS, Calif., Oct. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Univfy®, an AI platform company whose mission is to make in vitro fertilization (IVF) accessible, announced today a new financing program that marries Univfy’s artificial intelligence with…

ART: Japanese Fertility Startup Dioseve Raises $3M to Re-engineer Oocyte Development

Dioseve, a Tokyo-based biotech startup working in the ART (assisted reproductive technology) space has raised around $3M (400M JPY) to re-engineer oocyte development. The round was led by ANRI with participation from Coral Capital. The company’s technology, DIO (Directly Induced Oocyte), is capable of producing a larger yield of fertilizable egg cells at minimal cost in a fraction of the time. Dioseve’s…

IVF Specimen Management: CCRM Fertility and TMRW Life Sciences Expand Their Partnership

CCRM Fertility, a global pioneer in fertility treatment, research and science, announced today it will expand its partnership with TMRW Life Sciences from its initial launch clinic in Colorado to all its in vitro fertilization (IVF) laboratories across North America. By bringing digital tracking, automation and 24/7 remote monitoring to a system that has long relied on manual, in-person work by embryologists, TMRW’s technology will enable CCRM…

Natural Cycles Partners with ŌURA on Body Temperature-based Fertility Tracking & Birth Control

ŌURA, the company behind the smart ring that delivers personalized health data, insights, and daily guidance, and Natural Cycles, the FDA-cleared birth control app have are teaming up: Starting today Natural Cycles users will now be able to sync temperature trend data straight from the Oura Ring, allowing them to track their temperature trends automatically while they sleep rather than manually taking…

Kindbody Acquires Gestational Surrogacy Agency ARR to Further Expand Its Continuum of Care

Kindbody, a leading fertility clinic network and family-building benefits provider for employers offering comprehensive virtual and in-person care, announced today the acquisition of Chicago-based Alternative Reproductive Resources (ARR), a leading gestational surrogacy agency. The acquisition will bring gestational surrogacy in-house, delivering a seamless continuum of patient care. The ARR team will join Kindbody as part of its expanded KindEOS division, the company’s in-house…

Future Family Now Offers 0% Interest Rate Financing for Fertility Treatments

Future Family, the fertility finance platform pairing a modern fintech experience with client care and wellness support, announced that it will add a 0% interest rate fertility financing program to its offerings. This first-of-its-kind plan enables prospective parents to pay for high-cost fertility treatments with no additional interest for up to 12 months. This is a valuable alternative to large upfront payments…

AiVF Raises $25M in Series A Funding for Its AI-based IVF Platform

AiVF, known for its AI-based IVF software platform, has raised $25M in Series A funding led by Insight Partners, a New York-based venture capital and private equity firm with participation from Adam Neumann’s Family Office, 166 2nd. The company will use the funding to fuel adoption of the company’s AI platform, EMA, in the United States and Europe, expand its work force…