Embryo screening test promises boost in IVF success rates

However, it's only suitable for embryo cycles created using ICSI
Jocelyn Wright
PGT-A test

Australian IVF researchers have developed a non-invasive means of screening embryos before implantation that could improve the chances of a successful pregnancy, particularly for older women.

The $495 per embryo test, known as Preimplantation Genetic Testing for Aneuploidy (PGT-A), was launched this week at Monash IVF clinics after being clinically evaluated in two trials.