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cryobank

 [kri´o-bank″]
a facility for freezing and preserving semen at low temperatures (usually −196.5°C) for future use.

cryobank

(krī′ə-băngk′)
n.
A place of storage that uses very low temperatures to preserve semen or transplantable tissues.
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The two businesses will be combined and operate under the California Cryobank Life Sciences platform, bringing together best-in-class organizations to provide enhanced domestic and international expansion opportunities in both the donor reproductive tissue and newborn stem cell industries.
Recognized as the world's premier donor sperm and egg bank, California Cryobank has been an industry leader and innovator since 1977.
The hospital has been working with Fairfax Cryobank for a number of years, but shipping sperm over in monthly batches was proving impractical and costly.
donating, (30) whereas the California Cryobank, located in Los Angeles,
For example, commentators have cited as examples a family notifying a sperm bank that their child was born with a genetic condition; (73) a case where a cryobank sold 1,500 vials of sperm provided by a carrier of a serious kidney disorder; (74) and a suit brought against a sperm clinic for giving false assurances that the sperm purchased by a couple underwent genetic testing.
The new design of the cabinet and its vacuum panel insulation allow as many as 70,000 2 mL tubes or 118,300 1 mL Thermo Scientific Cryobank tubes to he stored at one time.
Tonight Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (Five, 8.50pm) Season nine rumbles on with an episode involving the theft of 100 eggs from Hudson Cryobank, a clinic that stores frozen embryos.
Meanwhile, a lonely man called Jeffrey Harrison, who was Donor 150 at the California Cryobank, reads an article about JoEllen in the newspaper and has to make the agonising decision about whether to remain anonymous or to step forward and declare himself as her missing biological parent.
I stood looking at the foliage that surrounded the entrance of the Cryobank. I watched a bee pollinating a sunflower, wiggling his stinger at me, flaunting his ability to procreate with a living being, whereas I'd soon be sitting in a room all alone, my testicles pressed against my thigh, clinging to each other, like anxious, appendageless brothers.
In a recent report of 25 European countries on the implementation of the Global Plan of Action, 18 mentioned that they have already or are planning a cryobank for animal genetic material, 18 have already changed their legislation or developed national strategies or are in process of doing so, and 10 established a national advisory committee to guide the national implementation of Global Plan of Action.
London, Dec 26 (ANI): Ben Affleck, the star of Armageddon and Pearl Harbor, has topped sperm bank California Cryobank's celebrity look-a-like sperm donors list.
baumanii, a heavy, cloudy suspension of the organism was made in the CRYOBANK [TM] medium in the tube (COPAN Diagnostics Inc., CA, USA).