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Rat sperm morphology

2018-02-14T16:59:51+00:00 By |Blog|

Not of Mice and Men but Rat sperm morphology quantified In a previous Microptic blog in 2015, we reported on the SCA TOX system of Microptic and its uses in reproductive toxicology testing. It was further indicated that tailor made modules exist for sperm motility, vitality, fragmentation and that in principle it [...]

Deep learning technologies – February 12th

2018-02-12T16:48:57+00:00 By |News|

Microptic invests in cutting edge technologies of the computer vision field in order to develop new algorithms of automatic diagnosis. We are involved now in one projects to detect human leukocytes automatically. This technology is based on deep learning, which is a methodology that trains automatic algorithms that learn by themselves to [...]

SCA 6.3, new version available – February 5th

2018-02-05T17:32:27+00:00 By |News|

The version 6.3 of Sperm Class Analyzer CASA System is available for all editions and includes some new features as rapidity or a customer experience improvement program. Users should contact us for its installation. Remember to be up to date with the last version hiring the maintenance service. New version request   [...]

Questioning abstinence periods

2018-01-18T17:04:49+00:00 By |Blog|

Better sperm motility and kinematics after short vs. long ejaculatory abstinence It has long been observed that semen volume, sperm concentration and total sperm counts increase with increasing duration of abstinence; However, recent studies suggest that there is a paradoxical improvement of sperm motility and kinematic parameters with shorter abstinence periods. [...]

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 [...]