ReproUnion leads in overcoming infertility now and in the future.

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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 Nishtman Dizeyi, 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

MicroRNA as a biomarker for development of 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

New Danish Research Improves Fertility Treatment

Jan/4 By

A new research method has been developed for 3-4 years by researchers from Department of Growth and Reproduction at Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital in collaboration with the Danish company Chemometec.

New Year Greetings from ReproUnion

Dec/21 By

As we are approaching the end of the year, we would like to take this opportunity to thank you all for the contributions you have made to the ReproUnion project.

New ReproUnion Paper published on scientific reports

Dec/8 By

Nina Mørup, Ph.D. student from Rigshospitalet has in collaboration co-workers from Department of Growth and Reproduction published a new scientific paper entitled: Polymorphisms in JMJD1C are associated with pubertal onset in boys and reproductive function in men.

ReproYoung Research Seminar December 2017

Dec/8 By

Every month, we are thrilled to bring together some of the leading minds and young researchers within reproduction and infertility. This month, we would like to give a special thanks to our four speakers, Professor Eva Hoffmann, postdoc Stine Gry Kristsen, PhD-student Kristina Wendelboe Olsen and DVM Maja Ramløse.

Meet our ESHRE Students

Nov/30 By

ReproUnion Management Unit met with the ESHRE fellowship recipients to talk about their experience in Denmark, and how their introduction into the ReproUnion program has been. Read the entire interview here.

ReproUnion Research Projects presented at Ferring Pharmaceuticals

Nov/30 By

On November 28th, ReproUnion was invited to Ferring Pharmaceuticals (who is one of the partners in ReproUnion) in Copenhagen to present eight ReproUnion research projects to a group of scientists.

New Patient Mobility Agreement enables Childless Couple to get Treatment in both Malmø and Copenhagen

Nov/27 By

Both Swedish and Danish patients with certain types of involuntary infertility can now receive specialized treatment in Malmö and Copenhagen.

New Scientific Paper: Male Factor Intertility and Risk of Multiple Sclerosis: A Register-based Cohort Study

Nov/27 By

Clara Helene Glazer, PhD student at the Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine at Bispebjerg hospital recently published a study in the Multiple Sclerosis Journal.

New ReproUnion paper published in Nature Scientific Reports

Nov/23 By

Linn Mamsen, PhD student from Laboratory of Reproductive Biology, Rigshospitalet has published a new scientific paper.

First Steps towards Creating an Artificial Human Ovary.

Nov/16 By

Maja Ramløse is a veterinarian working on a temporary contract at the Laboratory of Reproductive Biology(LRB), Rigshospitalet since September 2017. Maja is involved in several projects at the LRB, including working on bioengineering an ovary. The project aims at developing safe and feasible means of preserving fertility for patients receiving gonadotoxic treatment, as this is currently not possible in all patient groups. Please click on the title to read more.