The word “In vitro” Latin translation, is simply “in glass.” In modern times this means an in-vitro environment is simply in a test tube or laboratory dish that holds the cell culture medium or substance necessary to perform a culture test or fertilization.(23447919)
How IVF Works
In vitro fertilization or IVF pertains to the artificial method of uniting the sperm with the egg. (23905706) In-Vitro or IVF treatments are usually performed in closed system laboratory environment by Stochastic Differentiation and directed self differentiation instead of the “traditional” and natural process that occurs in a human female body.
IVF treatments are typically used by families who are having difficulties conceiving. IVF is also a way to clone embryonic stem cells and in genetic Pre-Implementation Diagnosis testing or PGD testing for short. PGD when combined with IVF can allow our Thai doctors to screen over 130 know genetic deficiencies and diseases as early as 8 days after artificial conceptions.(24180141)