A sperm bank , semen bank or cryobank is a facility or enterprise which purchases, stores and sells human semen. The semen is produced and sold by men who are known as sperm donors. The sperm is purchased by or for women for the purpose of achieving a pregnancy or pregnancies other than by a sexual partner. Sperm sold by a sperm donor is known as donor sperm. Sperm is introduced into the recipient woman by means of artificial insemination or by IVF and the process may also involve donated eggs or the use of a surrogate.
Fairfax Cryobank - Sperm Storage FAQs
We now offer frozen donor eggs available for immediate use through California Cryobank Donor Egg Bank. Browse the world's largest and most diverse selection of available donors. Just ask the 2, clients on our waiting lists. If you're considering additional children, it's important to purchase and store more vials while they are available.
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Medfem Fertility Clinic founded its own sperm bank in to address the acute donor sperm shortage in South Africa and since then many couples, single women and same-sex couples have started and expanded their families. Our aim is to give couples and women maximum choice when selecting donor sperm for their fertility needs. Our donors are recruited from a variety of cultures, religions and sections of the community.
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