MIMR-PHI Researcher honoured with Merck-Serono Fertility Award

MIMR-PHI Centre for Reproductive Health Researcher, Dr Tracey Edgell was one of nine International researchers recently presented with prestigious Merck-Serono Grant for Fertility Innovation Awards in Germany.

Presented during the 2014 ESHRE Conference in Munich, Dr Edgell’s award included $127, 202 € to conduct a 1-year clinical trial of a three-biomarker endometrial receptivity diagnostic test developed at MIMR-PHI. The award was the second nod from Merck-Serono for the Endometrial Receptivity Group, with the team previously receiving a two-year grant to continue their collaborative research to identify uterine receptivity biomarkers with Monash IVF.

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