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Enhanced techniques to “power” embryonic mitochondria research

      Characterizing the reproductive competence of individual human embryos remains one of the most significant research goals in contemporary reproductive endocrinology. Recent advances in extended culture, aneuploidy screening, and the assessment of embryonic-endometrial synchrony have all produced meaningful improvements in implantation rates and clinical outcomes. Unfortunately, a substantial number of embryos which appear optimal at the time of selection fail to implant and progress to delivery. Clearly, other significant factors are contributing to reproductive senescence and the limits of embryonic competence.
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