Navin Desai

Embryologist and Co-Author – “Making babies the IVF way” He has 10+ years’ experience in the IVF industry having a unique skill set which involves both Core Embryology and Management. He is adept with core embryology skills like Gamete handling, Embryo biopsy and MACS. Having worked in eminent International Pharmaceutical like GSK, Lupin and Mylan he has extensive experience in Scientific Marketing and People Management.

Planning your day in the embryology laboratory

A daily run of good practices in a working IVF Lab Introduction

Understanding your semen analysis report

As part of your annual checkup, you may often undergo blood tests and scans from time to time. Similarly, when you plan...

Understanding your embryology report

You have just completed your IVF cycle and the clinic has handed over your embryology report to you, in case you haven’t...

What is IVF?

Do you remember when you first heard the word IVF, you probably had to repeat it in...

Typical IVF Cycle Timeline and the issues associated with it

The following is a general overview of what a step-by-step IVF timeline looks like. These times can vary slightly according to your...

Factors Affecting Embryo Development

Human conception involves the coordination of complex biochemical and molecular intracellular signaling events between human gametes, resulting in the production of viable...

How to deal with infectious samples within your clinic – HBV, HCV and HIV

Infertility treatment in couples where one or both parents are infected with viral load raises many concerns about transmission of the infection...

Errors in an embryology laboratory and how to manage them

ART errors are fortunately a rare occurrence. but humans are fallible and mistakes are inevitable. We, as infertility specialists, must be vigilant...

Quick Tips for perfect Vitrification

Cryopreservation of oocytes or embryos is a critical step in maximizing the efficiency of any IVF cycle. Achieving clinical success with...

Importance of time in an embryology laboratory

Working in an IVF laboratory could be stressful and exciting, both at the same time. Exciting because you are about to fulfil...

Recent Stories

Coping with Infertility and Mental Health

Ever since our childhood we have seen a set pattern of the “life cycle” – Education – Work – Marriage – Children...

What happens to your egg and sperm inside the embryology laboratory?

The journey of egg and sperm from Egg collection to embryo vitrification or transfer. The Embryologist’s Perspective

Planning your day in the embryology laboratory

A daily run of good practices in a working IVF Lab Introduction

What is Egg, Sperm and Embryo?

You have gone to a restaurant, ordered a salad which doesn’t taste as great as it should.  On closer look you realise...

Understanding your semen analysis report

As part of your annual checkup, you may often undergo blood tests and scans from time to time. Similarly, when you plan...