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Sperm functionality

2017-11-15T11:10:18+00:00 By |Blog|

Sperm functionality: Importance in assessing sperm quality, fertilization success and live birth outcome The WHO5 manual (2010) for semen analysis in 2010 sparked a great deal of debate. Perhaps the most important aspects emerging from the debate was that specific “single value” cut-off points are not useful to distinguish between “good and [...]

Home male fertility test – November 13th

2017-11-13T16:02:56+00:00 By |News|

Our company has initiated a collaboration with ExSeed Health to launch a device that allows, with Microptic technology, for easy sperm testing at home in just a few seconds. This state-of-the-art smartphone compatible device works with SCA software and will help give couples all over the world the ability to improve their [...]

Agricultural Research Council (ARC)

2017-10-06T09:49:53+00:00 By |Blog|

Three SCA upgrades and training to Germplasm, Conservation and Reproductive Biotechnologies (GCRB) Laboratory, Agricultural Research Council (ARC), Irene, Pretoria Figure 1: The ARC-GCRB personnel. The ARC-GCRB laboratories based in Pretoria-Irene, is well known for its reproductive biology research on indigenous South African domestic animals. There are dozens of unique indigenous [...]

Switzerland hosted ESHRE Annual Meeting – July 6th

2017-10-06T12:07:38+00:00 By |News|

The 33rd Annual Meeting of European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) in Geneva, Switzerland, finished and the participation of Microptic was successful. With a minimalist booth in exhibition hall, our company presented the main features of the SCA CASA and MetaClass systems as well as the new SCA packaging and [...]

Helping families grow and preserving species

2017-10-06T09:49:25+00:00 By |Blog|

Helping families grow and preserving species in danger of extinction Whenever friends ask me what I do for a living and I answer: “analyze sperm”, their first reaction is amusing. Some of them just smirk a little bit while others laugh loudly. However, when I go into detail about what we do [...]

Collaborating with Embryotools – June 8th

2017-10-06T12:07:49+00:00 By |News|

This year Microptic has started a collaboration with Embryotools, in order to develop sperm analysis in its lab and provide training on CASA system. The SCA® CASA System is now operational in this renowned laboratory, that by the moment is performing the assessment of motility. Thanks to this cooperation, attendees of Embryotools [...]