Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis & Preimplantation Genetic Testing (PGT)
What is Preimplantation genetic testing?
Passing on genetic disorders can be a concern if you are trying to conceive. At Melbourne IVF, part of Virtus Diagnostics, you will have access to world leading preconception screening and genetic testing.
Genetic testing of embryos at Melbourne IVF helps couples wishing to avoid the transmission of a known genetic condition (PGD) and Embryo Screening can help women experiencing recurrent miscarriage or IVF failure.
Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) - more commonly known as Preimplantation Genetic Testing are highly sophisticated scientific techniques developed to test embryos for specific genetic or chromosomal variations prior to implantation and pregnancy.
Our internationally recognised embryo screening programme (also known as PGT-A) at Melbourne IVF continues to be a leader in the development of PGT-A in Australia. Melbourne IVF East Melbourne laboratory by one of the most scientifically advanced and highly regarded Preimplantation genetics teams in the world.