IASO Institute of Life Wins Innovation & Technological Advancement Award for Groundbreaking Clinical Study on Maternal Spindle Transfer
The ACCI 2020 Awards were successfully held at the Athens Concert Hall on Tuesday 14 January 2020. The Athens Chamber of Commerce & Industry awarded business excellence during a spectacular ceremony attended by the President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos.
The Research, Innovation & Technological Advancement Award was presented to IASO Institute of Life Assisted Reproduction Unit (IVF) for its groundbreaking clinical study on maternal spindle transfer, actually conducted for the first time globally at the IASO Institute of Life laboratory, in partnership with Embryotools.
This method offers women with repeated IVF failures due to cytoplasmic defects of the oocytes or women with rare mitochondrial genetic diseases the chance to have healthy children with their own genetic material.
The IASO Institute of Life is one of the largest and most advanced assisted reproduction centers in Europe. It uses advanced technology and applies innovative treatments and techniques so as to offer security to the couples who entrust it for its services. This award openly proves that Greece innovates, makes breakthroughs and can play a leading role on a global scientific level.