For couple who are looking forward to balancing their family, this can be achieved through the following methods
- Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD): the sex of a baby can be determined through this method. For detailed information visit our PGD page.
- Sperm Micro-sorting– is a scientifically proven, previous to conception process, that improves the chances that the baby you conceive will be of the desired gender. Semen samples typically contain equal amounts of sperm carrying the Y chromosome (which will produce a boy) and sperm carrying the X chromosome (which will produce a girl).process separates the sperm cells in a semen sample based on the amount of DNA they are carrying. The process results in a sample containing significantly increased percentages of sperm that carry the desired (X or Y) chromosome.The samples processed can be used in a wide variety of artificial reproduction techniques, which range from Intrauterine Insemination (IUI) to a full In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) cycle — that can include intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)