BONUS 95: Shipping Frozen Eggs, Embryos & Sperm

BONUS 95: Shipping Frozen Eggs, Embryos & Sperm

Today’s Guest:

Today’s guest is Shannon Curiel, Director of Sales of Reproductive Medicine at Cryoport. We discuss everything you need to know about shipping frozen embryos, eggs, and sperm.

  • Give us a brief overview of what Cryoport does.
  • How does shipping frozen embryos, eggs, and sperm work? Is there a different process for each?
  • How is the shipment tracked?
  • How long can frozen samples be in transit?
  • What types of problems can arise during the shipping, and how is each one typically handled?
  • Is there any chance of damage during the process of shipping from one clinic to another?
  • Is there some type of insurance patients can purchase to rely upon in the event of damage? If so, do you recommend it?
  • How exactly does the coordination between clinics work, and do you have any tips for making this process as smooth as possible?
  • Is international shipping possible? If so, do you have any tips for clearing customs?
  • How is cost determined?
  • What tips do you have for selecting the right shipping company?
  • Is there anything else you’d like to add?

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