ReproUnion has been granted funding for the continuance of the ReproUnion project – we call it ReproUnion 2.0.

Read more about ReproUnion 2.0 here



ReproUnion leads in overcoming infertility now and in the future.

Learn about our unique approach

Breaking the infertility code
ReproUnion is based on a multi-disciplinary concept

We believe in success by collaboration. ReproUnion is a network of 13 clinical and research units within the Capital Region of Denmark, Region Zealand of Denmark and Region Skane in Southern Sweden. The partnership also includes Medicon Valley Alliance and Ferring Pharmaceuticals. Together, we are developing a multi-disciplinary Reproductive Medicine Centre in the Oresund Region.

Science Projects
ReproScience engages approximately 30 senior researchers and more than 50 PhD students

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Semen quality;
A marker of health

Anders Juul and Lærke Priskorn, Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet

Age and follicle DNA methylation profile

Marie Louise Grøndahl and Kristina Wendelboe Olsen, Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Herlev Hospital

Growth activation of resting ovarian follicles - a novel approach for fertility treatment and preservation

Claus Yding Andersen and Susanne Pors, Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Rigshospitalet

Infertility and membrane fusion - The role of Syncytin in membrane fusion of human egg and sperm cells

Søren Ziebe and Marie Berg Nygaard, Fertility Clinic, Rigshospitalet

The association between air pollution and preeclampsia

Ebba Malmqvist, Lund University, Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Freeze all and transfer later

Anja Pinborg and Sacha Stormlund, Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Hvidovre Hospital

Stratified treatment in ovarian hyper stimulation

Yvonne Lundberg Giwercman and Ida Lindgren, Department of Translational Medicine, Lund University

Identification of genetic and epigenetic variation influencing gonadal function

Anders Juul and Nina Mørup, Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet

Sperm DNA strand breaks in relation to infertility treatment and the health of the offspring Sperm

Aleksander Giwercman and Amelie Stenquist, Department of Translational Medicine Malmö, Lund University

Cancer treatment and genetic instability in relation to the health of the offspring

Aleksander Giwercman and Yahia Al-Jebari, Department of Translational Medicine Malmö, Lund University

Ovarian reserve parameters in long-term combined oral contraceptive use

Anders Nyboe Andersen and Selma Kløve Landersø, Fertility Clinic, Rigshospitalet

Development of new methods to preserve fertility in pre-pubertal Danish and Swedish boys

Claus Yding Andersen and Lihua Dong, Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Rigshospitalet

Reducing the Impact of Ovarian sTimulation - RIOT A

Sven O. Skouby and Agnieszka Warzecha, Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Herlev Hospital

Surgical sperm retrieval in non-obstructive azoospermic men – a randomized trial

Jens Sønksen and Christian Fuglesang, Department of Urology, Herlev Hospital

Epigenetic biomarkers for metabolic syndrome in women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Anne Lis Mikkelsen Englund and Pernille Bækgaard Udesen, Fertility Clinic, Holbæk Sygehus

The association between fetal exposure to endocrine disrupters cerebral palsy

Lars Rylander, Anna Jöud and Andrea Sehlstedt, Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University

Fetal Programming of semen quality

Jens Peter Bonde, Katia Keglberg Haervig and Birgit Høyer, Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital

Identification of ovulation related genes and pathways in human follicles at different stages of oocyte maturation

Anne Lis Mikkelsen Englund and Liv la Cour Poulsen, Fertility Clinic, Holbæk Sygehus

Reducing the Impact of Ovarian sTimulation - RIOT B

Sven O. Skouby and Agnieszka Warzecha, Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Herlev Hospital

The concentration of carbon fluoride and paracetamol in human embryos

Claus Yding Andersen and Linn Salto Mamsen, Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Rigshospitalet

New method to quantify INSL3 by LC-MS/MS: A new diagnostic marker for Leydig cell function

Anders Juul and Jakob Albrethsen, Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet

Auto-transplantation of fragmented ovarian cortical tissue in infertile patients with low ovarian reserve

Anders Nyboe Andersen and Stine Lunding, The Fertility Clinic, Rigshospitalet

Testosterone proteomics study (TP study)

Johan Malm and Barbara Sahlin, Department of Translational Medicine Malmö, Lund University

Male and female infertility as a precursor of chronic disease and mortality

Jens Peter Bonde and Clara Helene Glazer, Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital
Updates from ReproUnion
Insights on current ReproUnion activities

News regarding ReproUnion 2.0

Nov/28 By

This month has been a remarkable time for ReproUnion. On Tuesday the 20th we hosted the closing conference of ReproUnion 2018. The conference marked the end of our three years

Chinese scientist claims to have created ‘world’s first genetically edited babies’

Nov/27 By

New York Times announced a few days ago that a Chinese scientist claims to have created the world’s first genetically edited babies in an incredibly controversial research. If true, this

Thank you to all our participants for making the closing conference of ReproUnion 2018 a success

Nov/21 By

Thank you to all our participants for making the closing conference of ReproUnion 2018 a success! Thank you to all our diverse and dynamic group of speakers and panelists who

News Coverage of ReproUnion Conference 2018 on TV

Nov/21 By

In yesterday’s news report on TV2 Lorry, we met the conservative parliamentary politician Mette Abildgaard that shares her way of becoming a mother with the help of reproductive medicine. Today

Don’t Miss the Opportunity to Attend the ReproUnion Conference 2018

Nov/5 By

Don’t miss the closing conference of our three-year EU-funded project ReproUnion on November 20th, 2018 from 9 am to 5 pm at the Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers in Copenhagen.

Photo credit: Camille Sonally

Did you miss our ReproUnion Super Session at Nordic Life Science Days on September 12th? Watch it here.

Nov/2 By

On Wednesday, September 12th, we had a Super Session at Nordic Life Science Days in Stockholm where we introduced Reproductive Medicine and new business opportunities with three top experts, Dr. Marcel Van Duin from Ferring Pharmaceutical, Dr. Rita Vassena from Eugin and DR. Stig Jørgensen from ReproUnion.

A high-quality level in research, interdisciplinary aspects, and the possibility to discuss and receive competent feedback from many sides –  ReproUnion led the way

Nov/1 By

On a newly published article in Dagens Medicin (a Danish news channel for the health sector) the Board of Directors of ReproUnion have written a contribution to a debate on how ReproUnion is trying to create a completely new approach to fertility research and development.

4th ReproYoung Conference

Oct/29 By

The ReproUnion Management Unit would like to congratulate the young scientists in ReproYoung with the professional and well executed 4th ReproYoung Conference that took place on 25th to 26th of October.

The Success of the ReproUnion facilitated Patient Mobility Agreement

Oct/29 By

The success in the ReproUnion facilitated Patient Mobility Agreement between Denmark and Sweden may lay the foundation for more bilateral health services between the two neighboring countries.

Do We Need More Children?

Oct/24 By

On November 15th, 2018 ReproUnion Fertility Awareness team will in collaboration with Copenhagen University host a debate with the subject: Do we need more babies?