Location and Contact Information: Naperville

3 North Washington, Naperville, IL 60540

Phone: 630-357-6540

Fax: 630-357-6435

Web: http://www.ivf1.com

Naperville Fertility Center

Naperville Fertility Center

Location and Contact Information: Plainfield

15905 South Frederick Street, Suite 109, Plainfield, IL. 60586

Phone: 815-436-6540

Fax: 630-357-6435

Web: http://www.ivf1.com

Plainfield Fertility Center

Plainfield Fertility Center

ABC 7 News – PGD helps parents cure children with life threatening diseases

Dr. Randy Morris, Medical Director of IVF1, discusses the use of PGD – preimplantation genetic diagnosis – to allow parents to have children that will be free of life threatening genetic disease and help cure their children that already have some diseases by allowing bone marrow transplants.

NBC5 News – IVF and PGD for Gender Selection

Dr. Randy Morris, Medical Director of IVF1, discusses the use of PGD – preimplantation genetic diagnosis – as a tool for gender selection on NBC news.

CNN – Gender Selection

Dr. Randy Morris, Medical Director of IVF1, discusses “gender selection kits” being sold online on CNN.

Chicago Parent Families using PGD to eliminate hereditary diseases

Families are using preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) to eliminate hereditary diseases from their blood lines.

PGD: Blastomere biopsy: Trisomy 21

Blastomere biopsy: Trisomy 21
The cell pictured here is one cell (blastomere) taken from an eight cell embryo. Fluorescent in situ hybridization was performed for two chromosomes (Two color FISH): Chromosomes number 18 and 21. […]

PGD: Blastomere biopsy: Triploid embryo

PGD: Blastomere biopsy: Triploid embryo
The cell pictured here is one cell Fluorescent in situ hybridization was performed for two chromosomes (Two color FISH): Chromosomes number 18 and 21. Both chromosomes tested have an extra (third) copy. […]

PGD: Polar body biopsy: Trisomy 21

 
PGD: Polar body biopsy: Trisomy 21
This image shows the 1st polar body. Two chromosomes are being tested here which are shown in green and orange. In a normal embryo, there should be two green dots and two orange dots. […]

PGD: Polar body biopsy monosomy 21

PGD: Polar body biopsy monosomy 21
This image shows the 1st polar body. Two chromosomes are being tested here which are shown in green and orange. In a normal embryo, there should be two green dots and two orange dots. […]

PGD: Blastomere biopsy with three color FISH

PGD: Blastomere biopsy with three color FISH
In this example, a patient has undergone IVF with PGD to determine if there are abnormalities in the number of chromosomes. The cell pictured here is one cell (blastomere) taken from an eight cell embryo. […]

PGD: Polar body biopsy with three color FISH

PGD: Polar body biopsy with three color FISH
In this example, a patient has undergone IVF with PGD to determine if there are abnormalities in the number of chromosomes. The 1st polar body pictured (PB1) is normal for the two chromosomes being tested. […]

PGD: Polar body biopsy with two color FISH

PGD: Polar body biopsy with two color FISH
In this example, a patient has undergone IVF with PGD to determine if there are abnormalities in the number of chromosomes. The 1st polar body pictured (PB1) is normal for the two chromosomes being tested. […]