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So far microptic has created 336 blog entries.

Agricultural Research Council (ARC)

2017-08-02T13:14:09+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

2017-07-06T17:39:31+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

2017-08-30T12:38:08+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

2017-06-08T17:31:12+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 [...]

Microptic courses – May 22th

2017-05-22T13:07:58+00:00 By |News|

MICROPTIC, specialized in biomedicine, offers training courses and workshops to professionals and distributors in the field of semen analysis. With a constant stream of new scientific discoveries and innovations, keeping up with the world of sperm analysis is challenging. So we have designed a range of semen analysis training courses on the [...]

Personal lubricants

2017-05-11T15:46:46+00:00 By |Blog|

Personal lubricants; for or against conception? Personal lubricants are occasionally demanded during intercourse or semen collection in clinical settings. This could be posing a problem for couples looking to conceive, as several lubricants have been reported to decrease sperm functional parameters, especially sperm motility as the most important marker of a successful [...]

Successful training in Barcelona – April 28th

2017-04-28T09:22:27+00:00 By |News|

Microptic held with immense success an international training on male fertility in Barcelona. The attendees, from all continents, have been able to learn and practice during three days basic semen assessment, based on the standards of basic semen analysis, and advanced computer aided semen analysis (CASA), where the latest news about SCA [...]