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An Open Letter
Published on April 8, 2015 by amanda-mershon

Sperm Donor Boundaries
Published on March 30, 2015 by amanda-mershon

Rare Eye Condition to be Treated With Stem Cells
Published on March 30, 2015 by amanda-mershon

New Study On Breastfed Babies
Published on March 30, 2015 by amanda-mershon

Daughter of Lesbians Voices Her Beliefs on Gay Marriage
Published on March 30, 2015 by amanda-mershon

Memory Making
Published on February 18, 2015 by amanda-mershon

Xytex Cryo International Celebrates 40 Years!
Published on February 6, 2015 by amanda-mershon

A Tiny Miracle
Published on January 19, 2015 by amanda-mershon

Attainable Goals: New Year Resolutions
Published on January 2, 2015 by amanda-mershon

The Not So Pumpkin Spice
Published on December 22, 2014 by amanda-mershon

How To Survive The Holidays
Published on December 22, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Cord Blood Can Be Lifesaving
Published on October 20, 2014 by amanda-mershon

To Tell Or Not To Tell?
Published on October 8, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Increase Awareness, Increase Fertility
Published on September 15, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Ebola, The West African Killer
Published on August 14, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Generation Cryo
Published on July 25, 2014 by amanda-mershon

xyConnects Officially Launches
Published on July 14, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Hollywood's Take On Sperm Donation
Published on July 14, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Hazardous Jobs
Published on July 14, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Sperm Germ
Published on July 14, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Science Fiction Comes To Life
Published on July 14, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Fitness Hurdles In Pregnancy
Published on April 28, 2014 by amanda-mershon

English Soldier’s Bid for Military Sperm Bank
Published on April 25, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Boston Runs Again
Published on April 23, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Stroke in Women Studied
Published on February 19, 2014 by amanda-mershon

A Lesson In Sperm Donation
Published on February 18, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Snow Days
Published on February 3, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Infertility - A Woman Prepares to Give Birth to Her Granddaughter
Published on January 15, 2014 by amanda-mershon

Is It Safe To Remain Vegan While Pregnant?
Published on January 10, 2014 by amanda-mershon

How Beneficial Are Those Suppliments?
Published on December 23, 2013 by amanda-mershon

What We Learned in 2013 About Pregnancy
Published on December 23, 2013 by amanda-mershon

Chemicals and Male Factor Infertility
Published on December 17, 2013 by amanda-mershon

Are You Considering a Vasectomy?
Published on December 10, 2013 by amanda-mershon

Connecting to Donors
Published on October 28, 2013 by amanda-mershon

Light the Night with Xytex! Supporting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Published on September 17, 2013 by amanda-mershon

Have You Considered Cord Blood Banking?
Published on September 17, 2013 by amanda-mershon

Russian Bill Stirs Controversy, Same-Sex Families Targeted
Published on September 17, 2013 by amanda-mershon

Is Egg Banking Right For You?
Published on September 17, 2013 by amanda-mershon

Dr. Tucker on the Advantages of Cord Blood Banking
Published on April 23, 2013 by XCI

Fertility Options and Long Term Storage
Published on April 23, 2013 by amanda-mershon

Xytex Tissue Bank provides you with possibilities for your future fertility needs.  Preserving reproductive tissues is one of the most important steps an individual or couple can take to preserve their reproductive future.

Current Product Recalls for April 2013
Published on April 23, 2013 by amanda-mershon

Donor Name Release
Published on April 22, 2013 by amanda-mershon

At Xytex we are always trying to offer our clients the best customer service possible. Many of our clients desire a more personalized term to refer to their donor besides a number, especially when talking to their offspring. As a result we now offer our clients the donor's first name, middle name, nickname or other appropriate name on the donor's essay. 

Xytex Sperm Donor Images Revealed!
Published on August 4, 2011 by XCI

Over and Above our Partners' Expectations
Published on April 18, 2011 by XCI

As a clinical embryologist I am constantly in awe of families that use third party assisted reproduction. Infertility treatment can be a daunting, stressful journey for all of us that have followed this path to parenthood. But for families that can not conceive without the help of an egg or sperm donor, the journey is that much more fraught with obstacles. Before they can even embark on their journey, they must first find their donor, and before they can do that, they must choose a bank to work with.

Upping Calcium and Vitamin D
Published on April 18, 2011 by XCI

In November of 2010 the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences issued a new report on daily vitamin D and calcium intake. You may have read or heard information on the importance of calcium in one's diet and new reports on the value of increasing your vitamin D intake.

Breaking the Barriers to Baby!
Published on April 18, 2011 by XCI

Infertility can be a heartbreaking roadblock in life to endure, but not everyone choosing donor insemination is stalled by infertility. When a woman chooses to have a family there should never be a barrier in the way of fulfilling her dreams.

Don't Get Stressed Out!
Published on March 1, 2011 by XCI

Doctors are debating what role stress has in the success or lack of success of in vitro fertilization. Stress during the process is virtually inevitable – so the question is whether or not that stress level makes it more difficult to become pregnant.

Xytex Opts for New Medical Protection System
Published on March 1, 2011 by XCI

Xytex Cryo International has signed up for a new monitoring system to protect irreplaceable cryopreserved gametes and umbilical Cord Blood in its Georgia storage facilities. Xytex, a 36 year old worldwide industry leader, has a commitment to unsurpassed quality controls and protecting irreplaceable reproductive tissues.

Xytex Mom Speaks Up
Published on March 1, 2011 by XCI

Xytex is a sperm bank that has IUI, ICI and ART semen samples. Xytex has a pretty extensive online catalogue of donors, many of which are identity release and have pictures.

Xytex Security System Improvements
Published on December 29, 2010 by XCI

Xytex Cryo International has recently improved tank temperature monitoring and building security systems for all locations.

Can Certain Foods Help You Get Pregnant?
Published on December 29, 2010 by amber-lowe

There's a famous saying: "You are what you eat". Though there is no scientific data that certain foods increase your chances of getting pregnant, there are dietary changes that can help.

Cord Blood Banking 101: Educating the Community
Published on December 29, 2010 by XCI

Xytex Cord Blood (XCB) bank understands that knowledge is key to making a sound decision about cord blood banking, which is why we have started a new endeavor to educate our communities.

Donors Make the Grade
Published on November 5, 2010 by XCI

Working as a medical laboratory tech in a hospital, I have performed tests and procedures that can affect a patient's life immediately, such as: a type and screen for a blood transfusion, a glucose test to determine if one is diabetic, a CBC that can indicate an infection, etc. However, until I started working at Xytex, never have I had the potential to affect someone's life indefinitely and so immensely.
~ Myra Stillwagon

Donors Make it Work
Published on November 5, 2010 by XCI

I have always found my job very rewarding. I enjoy conversing with the donors on a daily basis. Most donors don't realize that when I am having a bad day they can always bring a smile to my face and I hope that I do the same for them. I don't look at the donors as just a number or a way to make money for Xytex because they are much more than that; the donors are very well rounded, funny and intelligent individuals sincerely here to make a difference in someone's life.
~ Phoebe

Published on July 29, 2010 by XCI

With this level of service over the decades has come a public recognition of our services and a rising demand for these services, and ultimately we have decided to expand our source for semen donors by opening a purpose-built facility in New Brunswick, NJ.
~Michael Tucker PhD, CEO

New Sperm Bank opens for Donor Applications and Testing
Published on July 28, 2010 by XCI

Xytex Cryo International Sperm Bank is now accepting donors in historic downtown New Brunswick, NJ. The new location, near the center of Rutgers University campus will initially recruit semen donors between the ages of 18 to 38 who meet the Xytex donor guidelines.
~ Christopher Karow

Eye Color and Your Genes
Published on July 27, 2010 by amber-lowe

If you're not familiar with biology and genetics, then you've probably never really though about how you ended up with the eye color that you have. Outreach Health Services have posted a link to a really neat website. It is called What Color Eyes Would Your Children Have?
~ Amber Lowe

Positive Blog
Published on July 23, 2010 by amber-lowe

American Fertility Association
Published on July 22, 2010 by amber-lowe

ReproMed and Xytex Cryo International Form Canadian Sperm Distribution Alliance
Published on July 20, 2010 by XCI

The need for fertility treatments is steadily increasing in North America and around the globe.   Xytex Cryo International, a US based sperm bank, and ReproMed, a Toronto based fertility clinic, have recently partnered in order to assist with creating healthy families in Canada.

Home Shipment
Published on July 16, 2010 by amber-lowe

How many attempts?
Published on July 15, 2010 by amber-lowe

Published on July 8, 2010 by amber-lowe

Published on July 7, 2010 by amber-lowe

Published on July 3, 2010 by amber-lowe

Published on June 30, 2010 by amber-lowe

Lab Precautions
Published on June 23, 2010 by amber-lowe

Finding a doctor
Published on June 22, 2010 by amber-lowe

From Heather's Desk
Published on June 21, 2010 by XCI

They say it takes a village to raise a child. Well the village I belong to is that of Reproductive Medicine where it takes a team of health care professionals to create the child that the village will raise.

Published on June 18, 2010 by amber-lowe

Checking, Rechecking, and Verifying...
Published on June 17, 2010 by amber-lowe

Proven Research
Published on June 15, 2010 by amber-lowe

Donor Sibling Registry
Published on June 10, 2010 by amber-lowe

A Start
Published on June 8, 2010 by amber-lowe

Negative Press
Published on June 4, 2010 by amber-lowe

Changing the world?
Published on June 2, 2010 by amber-lowe

Pregnant Later In Life
Published on May 28, 2010 by amber-lowe

What a neat story...
Published on May 23, 2010 by amber-lowe

New Life After Cancer
Published on May 17, 2010 by XCI

When patients are diagnosed with cancer, they suddenly face a lot of questions about a lot of issues—treatment options, insurance concerns, sick time from work, and many others. But there is one question many patients often don’t think about: Will cancer affect my ability to have children?

From Heather’s Desk
Published on May 17, 2010 by XCI

Hello, My Name is Heather Brooks and my company Outreach Health Services is the Canadian Distributor for Xytex Corporation and has been for the past 10 years! I’m also a Registered Nurse and Mom of a son conceived through Assisted Reproductive Technology.

Your Tips and Tricks
Published on May 14, 2010 by amber-lowe

Another Resource
Published on May 13, 2010 by amber-lowe

Cooking to Conceive
Published on May 12, 2010 by amber-lowe

Xytex Xtra
Published on May 8, 2010 by amber-lowe

When I become a donor...
Published on May 6, 2010 by amber-lowe

Your Rights
Published on May 2, 2010 by amber-lowe

How can I find answers?
Published on April 29, 2010 by amber-lowe

What a beautiful story...
Published on April 24, 2010 by amber-lowe

Published on April 21, 2010 by amber-lowe

Anonymous- Do you really care?
Published on April 20, 2010 by amber-lowe

Employee Spotlight
Published on April 14, 2010 by XCI

MOMMIES, DADDIES, DONORS, SURROGATES: Answering Tough Questions and Building Strong Families
Published on April 14, 2010 by XCI

Discussions with Your Physician
Published on April 14, 2010 by XCI

Announcing Babypalooza Gift Card Winners
Published on April 6, 2010 by XCI

A FAQ: Can the Sperm Be Delivered to my Home?
Published on April 6, 2010 by T.C. Gates

Ready to Choose A Donor?
Published on March 30, 2010 by T.C. Gates

Contacting A Sperm Donor
Published on March 24, 2010 by T.C. Gates

Pregnancy and Travel
Published on March 18, 2010 by T.C. Gates

Maternity Clothes
Published on March 18, 2010 by T.C. Gates

Xytex on Facebook
Published on March 12, 2010 by T.C. Gates

Great Books
Published on March 11, 2010 by T.C. Gates

Hope and Will Have a Baby: The Gift of Egg Donation
Published on March 5, 2010 by XCI

Irene Celcer, a mental health professional presents Hope and Will Have a Baby to both parents and professionals as an ideal tool for “little ears” and professionals alike. Part of a series of books for children, Hope and Will Have a Baby makes simple sense of the egg donor process in a touching, heartfelt and thorough manner.

From the Desk of Kevin O'Brien, President and COO
Published on March 5, 2010 by XCI

Immediately preceding the annual American Society for Reproductive Medicine meeting in Washington, D.C., on October 12, 2007 Xytex sponsored the “Donor Registry Exploratory Workshop”.

Through Open Eyes; Defeating Infertility Through Long Term Storage
Published on March 5, 2010 by XCI

As most know from all of the information that we provide about long term storage, our primary clients are those who are facing factors that may place their fertility at risk. These factors include cancer, surgery, or even working with hazardous materials.  We also provide long term storage option for pre-vasectomy clients, who have made the decision that being fertile is not and option.

A new CEO at the New and Imrpoved Xytex!
Published on February 16, 2010 by T.C. Gates

Xytex is again proud to announce that Dr. Michael Tucker is the new CEO of the parent company, Xytex Cryo International, LTD.

Long-Term Ovarian Storage - Cutting Edge Technology
Published on February 10, 2010 by T.C. Gates

Infertility statistics are not fun numbers to look at: One in seven couples worldwide are infertile.

Xytex Xtra
Published on January 25, 2010 by XCI

Xytex Xtra is published ten times annually and is open to input by everyone in our extended Xytex family.

Successes through Cord Blood Education and Use
Published on January 25, 2010 by XCI

Over the past three years, we have seen great success with the ability to treat many deadly and debilitating diseases with umbilical cord blood stem cells.

Xytex Cryo International Grows into the New Decade
Published on January 25, 2010 by XCI

As Xytex expands to better serve, announce our new Xytex Cryo International moniker and the new look of The Xytex Xtra, we would like to introduce our newest family members~

From the Desk of Dr. Michael Tucker, CEO
Published on January 22, 2010 by XCI

The Newbie and the Hedgehog

Donor Sperm Providers Form New Non-Profit
Published on November 16, 2009 by XCI

Four of America's leading donor sperm providers have formed a new, non-profit association, the Association of Gamete Donor Providers (AGDP).

Xytex Tissue Storage - Talk About Fertility Options Before Cancer Treatments
Published on October 30, 2008 by XCI

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