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What testing is done on donor sperm?

August 31, 2019

The screening process is intentionally designed to be rigorous and exclude any applicant that does not meet our industry leading standards. Less than 1% of donor applicants are accepted by Fairfax Cryobank. First donors must pass a preliminary evaluation. All sperm donor applicants must be 18 to 39 years of age….

Is autism genetic?

Is autism genetic?

May 05, 2015

Autism is a behaviorally defined pervasive developmental disorder that affects how a child functions in several areas, including speech, social skills and behavior. Children who have problems in these areas are sometimes said to have an autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) because the severity of symptoms varies greatly. Autism affects about…

What are the genetic disease tests performed on the donors?

What are the genetic disease tests performed on the donors?

April 23, 2015

It is essential to have a comprehensive understanding of genetic conditions and genetic inheritance in order to provide the best possible donor screening for inherited conditions.  Fairfax Cryobank provides the expertise of board-certified clinical geneticists in evaluation of the donor’s medical and family history as well as reviewing the test…

The Top 5 Tips for Picking Your Ideal Donor

The Top 5 Tips for Picking Your Ideal Donor

March 28, 2014

If you are thinking “Where do I start?,” this eBook will help answer your questions about the donor selection process. Determine which donor category is right for you Recognize the importance of knowing your CMV status Create a list of required characteristics/traits Get to know your donor Utilize all resources…

What is CMV?

What is CMV?

July 31, 2013

Blog written by Fairfax Laboratory Director, Michelle Ottey, PhD. Cytomegalovirus, or CMV, is a member of the herpes virus family. Other examples of conditions related to herpes family viruses are chicken pox and cold sores. CMV is carried by many individuals, approximately 50-85% of American adults will test CMV positive,…

Why HPV Tested Donors are Important

Why HPV Tested Donors are Important

April 03, 2013

New Study Shows HPV-Related Cancers are on the Rise On January 7, 2013, the Journal of the National Cancer Institute published its Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer, 1975-2009. The report is a huge collaborative effort from the American Cancer Society (ACS), Centers for Disease Control…