EmbryoScope+ approved for sales in China
Vitrolife AB (publ) has today received market approval for the time-lapse incubator EmbryoScope+ in China, the world's largest market measured in terms of number of IVF treatments.
EmbryoScope+ is a time-lapse system with an integrated incubator with a capacity for fifteen patients. Vitrolife is the market leader of time-lapse systems for use in assisted reproduction for undisturbed culture and improved selection of embryos. In 2018, Vitrolife received market approval in China for the EmbryoScope time-lapse system, with capacity for six patients. "We are delighted to receive market approval in China for EmbryoScope+, whose high capacity fits well with the large Chinese clinics," says Thomas Axelsson, CEO of Vitrolife.
March 15, 2019
VITROLIFE AB (publ)
Thomas Axelsson, CEO
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