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As pioneers in IVF, Melbourne IVF is one of the world’s leading centres for fertility treatment, at the forefront of research, technology and teaching, with specialists from across Australia and the world visiting our centre to learn and share ideas. 

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Latest press and news

23 April 2014

Hope for cancer patients - National Fertility Preservation database launched

20 February 2014

Breakthrough study into effects of ART has found adults conceived through IVF have grown up as healthy individuals comparing well to their spontaneously peers

10 January 2014

Recent Australian study on the health of children conceived through IVF and ICSI.

22 October 2013

Clarification on the cost of IVF treatment

2 September 2013

Melbourne IVF announced the world’s first pregnancy from ovarian tissue grafted in the anterior abdominal wall of a Victorian woman

30 August 2013

Headlines from today's media cover on the National Perinatal Statistics Unit annual report regarding success rates for Australian IVF Clinics.

19 May 2013

IVF specialists at Melbourne IVF are working on a digital time lapsed imagery technology (embryoscope), which may improve success rates for women using IVF.

10 May 2013

Melbourne IVF statement on potential changes to sperm donor laws

11 April 2013

The man who helped with the birth of the first baby using IVF in Australia will now be helping Wyndham families take advantage of the life changing technology

11 April 2013

Two significant events occurred in the world of IVF, on Wednesday 10th April 2013

18 December 2012

Melbourne IVF Mt Waverley Official opening

5 June 2012

New study shows Advanced Embryo Selection increases IVF pregnancy rates by up to 65%.

15 March 2012

Melbourne IVF response to the Victorian Parliament Law Reform Committee recommendation on sperm donation

28 February 2012

Stem cells in the ovary creating immature eggs throughout adulthood could offer hope for women whose ovaries are damaged by chemotherapy or early menopause.

28 February 2012

Melbourne IVF's first surrogate baby born under new legislation.

6 February 2012

Melbourne IVF supports the Australian scientific community's investigation into mitochondrial mutations.

23 June 2010

Today marks 30 years since the birth of Australia's first IVF baby Candice Reed.

19 June 2010

Ian Johnston &  Dr John McBain were responsible for the pioneering work that conceived and delivered the world's third IVF conceived child.