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Key milestones in the history of in vitro fertilization

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Here, we discuss essential milestones in developing and establishing method in vitro fertilization (IVF). Moreover, we also outline most prominent breakthroughs and discoveries performed in diverse time, each of which brought mankind closer to emergence of the first successful results after applying IVF in human. In addition, we also consider a history of IVF introduced in Russia as well as current issues requiring to be solved in the nearest future.

About the Authors

D. A. Doronicheva
Sechenov University
Russian Federation

Daria A. Doronicheva – 5th year Student, Faculty of Pediatrics

62 Str. Zemlyanoi Val, Moscow 109004

N. S. Stuleva
Sechenov University
Russian Federation

Nadezhda S. Stuleva – MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, N.F. Filatov Clinical Institute of Children's Health

62 Str. Zemlyanoi Val, Moscow 109004

Researcher ID: F-8694-2017


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For citations:

Doronicheva D.A., Stuleva N.S. Key milestones in the history of in vitro fertilization. Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproduction. 2020;14(2):246-251. (In Russ.)

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