In March, Vitrolife AB (publ) received market approval for the time-lapse incubator EmbryoScope+ in China. The company has now received order for 20 EmbryoScope+ to be installed at a leading clinic in China during the second quarter. The order is the largest single order for EmbryoScope+ so far for Vitrolife.
EmbryoScope+ is a time-lapse system with an integrated incubator with a capacity for fifteen patients. Vitrolife is the market leader of time-lapse systems for use in assisted reproduction for undisturbed culture and improved selection of embryos. In March, Vitrolife received market approval for EmbryoScope+ in China, the world's largest market measured in number of IVF treatments. The received order includes 20 EmbryoScope+ time-lapse incubators that provide a time-lapse capacity of about 15,000 treatments per year, the highest time-lapse capacity in a single clinic in the world. The order is expected to be delivered and accounted for during the second quarter. "We are delighted to receive this prestige order as a result of the market approval during the first quarter," says Thomas Axelsson, CEO of Vitrolife.
May 2, 2019
VITROLIFE AB (publ)
Thomas Axelsson, CEO
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