IVF Capillary Tube Insertion

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    In vitro fertilisation (IVF) is a process by which egg cells are fertilised by sperm outside the body: in vitro.

    Here, a sperm cell is being inserted into an oocyte (egg cell) via a capillary tube, through the zona pellucida (outer membrane of the egg cell).

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    1. ScienceNetworkWA 31 months ago | reply

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