Immune Factor in Assisted Reproduction

Explained by: Fernando Sánchez, Dr., Ginemed
From this video you will find out:
  • How can immune factors affect embryo implantation?
  • What is the relationship between the embryo and the mother in terms of immunity?
  • What are the types of immunity?
  • How to prepare for implantation?
  • Is endometrium an immune organ?
  • How the immune system aids implantation?

How does your immunity affect embryo implantation?

Watch the webinar recording with Dr. Fernando Sánchez, Clinic Director at Ginemed, Spain, who has explained the immune factor and its impact on embryo implantation in IVF treatment.

Fernando Sánchez, Dr.

Fernando Sánchez, Dr.

Dr. Fernando Sánchez completed his degree in Medicine at the University of Salamanca in 1989, then specialised in Obstetrics and Gynaecology from 1991 to 1995 at the Women's Hospital of Seville, Spain, in addition to carrying out an External Fellowship in Assisted Reproduction in Norfolk, Virginia (USA) at Eastern Virginia Medical University in 1995. In 1997 he received his Doctorate from the University of Seville with the honour of summa cum laude. He also holds a Master's Degree in Breast Pathology. Since 1997 Dr. Fernando Sánchez has worked at GINEMED. He opened Ginemed's Assisted Reproduction Unit in 1998 and has also managed it from the very start. He has authored several publications in national and international journals and is also an internationally renowned speaker. He also coordinated several international research studies. In 2017 Dr. Fernando Sánchez opened Ginemed's Specialised Unit for Complex Cases, Implantation Failure and Recurrent Miscarriage. In 2018 he started the Advanced Maternal Age Unit. In addition to seeing patients in the Specialised Unit for Complex Cases, Dr. Fernando Sánchez currently manages the GINEMED group which performs over 7,000 cycles each year and is comprised of 8 clinics, each with their own assisted reproduction laboratory.
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