What is cryopreservation?

Cryopreservation is a technique that freezes tissue in order to preserve it. In oncofertility, cryopreservation can be used to preserve sperm, eggs, ovarian tissue, testicular tissue, and embryos. 

How can I find out more about informed consent in scientific research?

Consent vs. Assent - link to internal vids also.

How can I find out more about oncofertility?

Northwestern University Biology Investigations in Oncofertility, or NUBIO, is based on the cutting-edge field of oncofertility, a collaborative discipline that addresses the complex health care and quality-of-life issues concerning young cancer patients whose fertility may be threatened by their disease or its treatment.  NUBIO laboratory investigations are based on the real, NIH-funded research occurring within the Oncofertility Consortium

How does informed consent apply in oncofertility to both minors and adults?

What are the fertility preservation options for males?

What are the effects of cancer treatment for men, related to reproductive health?

Where do the research follicles come from?

What are the effects of cancer treatment for women, related to reproductive health?

What are the fertility preservation options for pre-pubertal girls?

What are the fertility preservation options for post-pubertal women?