CRGH Fertility Tips

People with inheritable conditions like early onset Alzheimers, thalassemia , cystic fibrosis …would benefit from PGD to avoid passing their conditions on to their children.

‘Geneticists saved my daughter’s beautiful eyes’

Mum’s joy as little girl is born without inheriting cruel cancer that took her right eye. CRGH is absolutely delighted with the outcome for Rachael.. Read the story

PGD review from the perspective of the lead PGD nurse

Our preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) patients meet our lead PGD nurse, Karen Doye, as part of their treatment at CRGH. She also advises patients on other genetic screening tests, where indicated. Karen works closely with the HFEA for licensing and… Read more

Patient pathway for PGD services at CRGH

At the Centre for Reproductive and Genetic Health (CRGH), we offer a full range of fertility treatments but one of our specialties is preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD). What does that mean? It helps to understand exactly what PGD is –… Read more

What is preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD)

If you are considering fertility treatments involving in vitro fertilisation (IVF), the topic of preimplantation genetic diagnosis will inevitably come up. So, what does this mean? Preimplantation genetic diagnosis, or PGD, is a screening test used to check embryos for… Read more