Cryopreservation of sperm and egg
Dr. Rahil visits the Theriogenology Department at UVAS
Mar 26, 2013
Dr. Tayyab Rahil alumni of the UVAS currently working as lab Director Embryologist in University of Tufts USA visited UVAS on 21st March 2013. He gave an invited talk on prevalence, diagnosis and management of infertility in human to the DVM students. He said that several options for example cryopreservation of sperm and egg, and embryo are now available. Assisted reproductive technologies like IUI, IVF and ICSI are considered to be state of the art technologies in this field. Additionally, cancer patients can also get benefit from these reproductive biotechnologies by preserving their gametes before their chemotherapy. Dr Rahil appreciated the quality of veterinary education particularly in the area of theriogenology. He also had an interactive session with the faculty and postgraduate student of Department. He urged the need of separate laboratory equipped with modern embryology equipment for the post graduate students training. Dr. Rahil also visited the city campus and appreciated the rcent developments and met with the Vice Chancellor.
Published: Zarai Media Team